Thomas Fuhrman Joins Marsh Risk Consulting as Managing Director, Cyber Security Consulting and Risk Advisory Services
New York | September 21, 2015
Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and risk management, announced today that Thomas Fuhrman, a recognized leader in cyber security, has joined the company’s Marsh Risk Consulting (MRC) unit as managing director for cyber security consulting. In this newly-created position, he will be based in Washington D.C. and responsible for expanding MRC’s cyber risk consulting capabilities and service delivery in North American and international markets.
Prior to joining Marsh, Mr. Fuhrman was president of Delta Risk, a specialized cyber security consultancy focused on enterprise cyber security strategy, risk management, and training. Earlier, he was a senior vice president and partner at Booz Allen Hamilton where he led a $100 million cyber security and technology portfolio. He brings more than 20 years of experience in effectively building and leading cyber security consulting practices in both commercial and government markets. Mr. Fuhrman is the author of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) publication CYBERNATION: The American Infrastructure in the Information Age, and holds a patent for an automatic digital information acquisition system.
“Tom is a recognized thought leader with a strong track record in assisting complex organizations in their cyber security, risk management strategy, policy, and technology development and implementation,” said Michael Poulos, president of Marsh Risk Consulting. “We are pleased to have him direct our team of committed MRC colleagues, and collaborate across Marsh and Marsh & McLennan Companies in delivering innovative solutions and advanced capabilities to our clients.”
Mr. Fuhrman added: “As online security and privacy continue to be top-of-mind concerns for our whole society, I am very excited to be a part of a company that has such unique depth and long history of helping clients with risk management and mitigation.”
Marsh is the world’s leading insurance broker and risk adviser. With over 35,000 colleagues operating in more than 130 countries, Marsh serves commercial and individual clients with data driven risk solutions and advisory services. Marsh is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With annual revenue over US$15 billion and 75,000 colleagues worldwide, MMC helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment through four market-leading firms: Marsh, Guy Carpenter, Mercer, and Oliver Wyman. Follow Marsh on Twitter @MarshGlobal; LinkedIn; Facebook; and YouTube, or subscribe to BRINK.