SAN FRANCISCO, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodruff-Sawyer & Co. announced today that Harry (Beau) Rowell has joined their firm as Vice President, Risk Solutions. In this role, he will deliver solutions to solve the complex challenges facing large, national and global companies, especially in the Communications & Technology, Automotive and Retail sectors.
Mr. Rowell comes to Woodruff-Sawyer with an executive background having worked for Johnson and Higgins, Nokia Corporation and Marsh. Most recently, Beau served as Partner & Director at JRS Risk Services, LLC, managing client service and leading growth plans for the firm. "In Woodruff-Sawyer I was struck by the entrepreneurial spirit, the extensive risk databases, and the solutions-oriented approach used by the exceptionally bright people who will be my partners in this challenging new opportunity," said Mr. Rowell.
"We are thrilled that Beau has joined our firm," said Doug Morton, Chairman at Woodruff-Sawyer. "His innovative approach to addressing risk makes him a perfect addition to our Risk Solutions team. He will be based in Atlanta, expanding our talent both in quality and in geography."
About Woodruff-Sawyer & Co.
Woodruff-Sawyer is one of the largest independent insurance brokerage firms in the nation, and is an active partner of Assurex Global and International Benefits Network. For over 90 years, Woodruff-Sawyer has been partnering with clients to implement and manage cost-effective and innovative insurance, employee benefits and risk management solutions, both nationally and abroad. Headquartered in San Francisco, Woodruff-Sawyer has offices throughout California, in Portland, Oregon and Atlanta, Georgia.
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