Marsh & McLennan Agency Grows its Rhode Island Office

Rich Krupski Joins the RI Team as Senior Vice President of Employee Benefits

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Providence, RI – August 9, 2017 – Marsh & McLennan Agency welcomes Rich Krupski as Senior Vice President, Employee Benefits to the firm’s expanding Providence location.  With headquarters in Boston, the New England Region opened its Providence office in November 2016 where a full complement of employees now provides world-class consulting services “with a local touch.”

Rich has a diverse background within the healthcare industry - initially as a pharmacist, but then into roles including pharmacy benefit management, sales, marketing, and product development.  Most recently, he held the position of Vice President of Sales for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island.

“We’re excited to utilize Rich’s depth of expertise and breadth of knowledge as we expand our Providence team,” says Kelli Viera, Marsh & McLennan Agency’s managing director in the Providence office. “His background in areas of healthcare cost containment is top of mind within our industry, and our clients will appreciate the diverse perspectives that Rich brings to the table. Additionally, he has built his career here in Rhode Island, and we’re all about bringing world-class consulting into our community.”

With a background in pharmacy benefit management, employee benefits, value based models of care and pharmacy pricing, and continued innovation in healthcare delivery, Rich brings invaluable tools to the table as the Rhode Island team continues to expand.

Marsh & McLennan Agency is a full-service insurance, risk management, retirement and employee benefits consulting firm that specializes in delivering customized solutions to small and middle market organizations. As a subsidiary of Marsh, the world's largest broker and risk advisor, Marsh & McLennan Agency provides clients with professionals who intimately understand the local market while maintaining access to regional expertise and global resources.

About Marsh & McLennan Agency- Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC, a subsidiary of Marsh, was established in 2008 to meet the needs of midsize businesses in the United States. MMA operates autonomously from Marsh to offer employee benefits, executive benefits, retirement, commercial property & casualty, and personal lines to clients across the United States.

About Marsh- Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. Marsh helps clients succeed by defining, designing, and delivering innovative industry-specific solutions that help them effectively manage risk. Marsh’s approximately 27,000 colleagues work together to serve clients in more than 130 countries. Marsh is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and people. With 57,000 colleagues worldwide and annual revenue exceeding US$13 billion, Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Guy Carpenter, a global leader in providing risk and reinsurance intermediary services; Mercer, a global leader in talent, health, retirement, and investment consulting; and Oliver Wyman, a global leader in management consulting. Follow Marsh on Twitter @MarshGlobal, or on LinkedIn, Facebook, and YouTube.

If you would like more information, or to schedule an interview, please contact Emily Verbeck at 617-587-2396 or Emily.Verbeck@MarshMMA.com