Willis Towers Watson appoints Alexis Faber chief operating officer, Corporate Risk and Broking

ARLINGTON, Va., March 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, today announced the appointment of Alexis Faber as chief operating officer within its Corporate Risk and Broking segment. Faber will transition from her current role as global head of Financial Lines.

In this newly created role, Faber will be responsible for delivering the company’s operating model within Corporate Risk and Broking as well as implementing a consistent client experience across the segment from sales to claims. In creating a standardized client engagement strategy, Faber will partner with the company’s Risk & Analytics business to ensure that innovation and the full suite of Willis Towers Watson’s analytical models remain core to any offering. She will also work closely with line of business leaders globally to optimize client products and solutions as well as service delivery across all geographies within Corporate Risk and Broking. Based in Memphis, Tennessee, Faber will report to Todd Jones, global head of Corporate Risk and Broking.

“Alexis brings tremendous leadership and operational expertise to this role, and she is well positioned to help us enhance our operating model and optimize how we engage with our clients,” Jones said. “Alexis’ appointment underscores our commitment to harness the Willis Towers Watson platform to deliver an exceptional client experience,” he added.

Faber joined Willis Towers Watson in 2003 and has more than 17 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry. She has held a variety of leadership roles, including co-head of Financial Lines and leader of the company’s North America FINEX business. In 2010, Faber was recognized by Business Insurance as a “Woman to Watch” and in 2017 was recognized as one of the “Top Women in Insurance” by Reactions magazine.

About Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com.

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