Operates as a holding company with interest in insurance broking and risk management services
Willis Group Holdings Plc operates as a holding company with interest in insurance broking and risk management services. The company provides a broad range of insurance and reinsurance broking and risk management consulting services to its clients worldwide, both directly and indirectly through its associates. It also provides both specialized risk management advisory and consulting services on a global basis to clients engaged in specific industrial and commercial activities, and services to small, medium and large corporations through its retail operations. The company organizes its business into three segments: North America, International, and Global. The North America business segment provides risk management, insurance brokerage, related risk services, and employee benefits brokerage and consulting to a wide array of industry and client segments in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The International business segment comprises its operations in Western Europe, Central and Eastern Europe, the United Kingdom, Asia, Australasia, the Middle East, South Africa and Latin America. The Global business provides specialist brokerage and consulting services to clients worldwide for the risks arising from specific industrial and commercial activities. Willis Group Holdings was founded in 1828 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.