Global insurance broker Willis Group Holdings has appointed Eric Joost as national partner, North American Specialties. He will be based in New York.
In his new role, Joost will lead Willis’ client service and product development strategy across many of its industry, product and client specialties in North America, including its Construction, Environmental, Executive Risk, Healthcare, Financial Institutions, Real Estate, Life Sciences, Technology and Telecommunications, and Utilities and Mining Practices, along with Willis Risk Solutions (Large Accounts) and the Japan Practice.
Joost most recently served as national partner, North American Executive Risks Practice. He has has held various executive roles at Willis, including Middle Market Segment leader and Client Advocacy leader. He brings 20 years of industry experience to his new role.