Willis Group Holdings, the global insurance broker, announced that David C. Benson has joined Willis as executive vice president and office leader for its Denver office. Benson, who brings 18 years of insurance industry experience, most recently worked in the Denver office of Marsh where he served as a client executive and nNew business development leader for the last 10 years.
The company also announced that Hugh Devlyn, September Udemans and Trisha Tyler, all Employee Benefits professionals who worked in the Denver office of Aon, have also joined Willis in Denver.
Hugh Devlyn, formerly a vice president at Aon, joins Wills as an executive vice president. He brings over 18 years of experience in the employee benefits consulting field and has served as a national practice resource.
September Udemans, formerly an assistant vice president at Aon, joins Willis as a vice president in the Denver office. She has over 10 years of experience in employee benefits with previous work with third party administrators and carriers as well as consulting.
Trisha Tyler, formerly a consultant at Aon, joins the Denver Wills office as an associate vice president. She has a background in health and welfare consulting as well as property/casualty experience.
In addition to these professionals, Steve Bateski, formerly with Aon in Denver, has joined Willis as a senior vice president. Bateski brings over 10 years of experience to Willis in insurance agency management and new business development focusing in the Mining and Agri-Business industries.
These new Associates join Jim Iacino, Amy Baranoucky and Dana Wells, all Executive Risks professionals, who joined Willis from Marsh last December.