Willis Group Holdings, Ltd. announced that Eric Schake has joined Willis as executive vice president for real estate practice.
He will lead client development efforts for Willis’ Real Estate and Hospitality Practice. He is based in Dallas, Tex. and has offices in both Dallas and Nashville, Tenn.
Formerly at Marsh, Schake joins Willis with over 17 years of industry experience. While at Marsh, he was a managing director and head of the U.S. industry practices as well as leader of the North American real estate practice.
Schake specializes in risk financing and transfer programs for large domestic and multinational clients.
At Willis, Schake is tasked with increasing market share and revenue
using organic growth tools and attracting additional talent.