Mr. Herrmanns replaced Mr. Fahrig in this role, who will continue as CEO for the region and will also become Chairman of Marsh Germany. Mr. Herrmanns will report to Siegmund Fahrig, CEO of Marsh Continental Europe.
Mr. Fahrig commented: "Lukas combines strong leadership skills with a deep knowledge of our industry and extensive experience working in multicultural environments. I look forward to working closely with him to further distinguish Marsh as the industry leader in Germany and CEE, and to keep delivering the solutions our clients need to navigate an increasingly complex global risk landscape."
"Companies across Germany and CEE are experiencing a rapidly evolving set of business challenges and an uncertain future as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. I look forward to working with the talented team in Marsh Germany and across CEE to deliver solutions that will enable our clients to build their resilience to the risks they face.", added Mr. Herrmanns.
With over 25 years of experience in risk advisory and insurance broking, Mr. Herrmanns held senior positions with both Aon and Willis Tower Watson. In 2008, Mr. Herrmanns joined Marsh as Country Head for Austria and subsequently expanded his geographical responsibilities to include the CSEE (Central Eastern and Southern Europe) region. He also acts as Corporate Country Officer for Marsh & McLennan in Austria.