White Plains, New York, February 6, 2020 – Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC (MMA), the middle market subsidiary of Marsh, announced today the appointment of Peter Krause as Southeast Regional CEO effective immediately. In this role, Mr. Krause will oversee MMA’s offices in Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Tallahassee, Florida. He reports to David Eslick, Chairman and CEO of MMA.
Mr. Krause brings more than 30 years of insurance underwriting, marketing, and management experience to the role. He most recently served as President of MMA’s Southeast region. Prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President, Managing Director, and Marketing Manager of J. Smith Lanier & Co.
Mr. Krause will continue to be based in Atlanta and succeeds Gary Ivey who will continue as an advisor to MMA Southeast throughout the remainder of 2020.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Eslick said: "Clients, carriers, and colleagues will benefit from Peter’s exceptional industry knowledge and leadership as we continue to deliver services and solutions that provide midsize firms with the protection they need to operate and grow in today’s challenging risk environment.”
Mr. Krause added: “I am honored to assume leadership of this great organization across the Southeast and look forward to continuing our focus on providing clients with world-class property/casualty insurance and employee benefit services.”
About Marsh & McLennan Agency
Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC is a subsidiary of Marsh established in 2008 to serve as a platform for the middle market. MMA offers commercial property, casualty, personal lines, and employee benefits to midsize businesses and individuals across North America.