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Susan Gonzales joins Marsh as Houston Energy Hub and Office Leader

New York | February 8, 2024

Marsh, the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor and a business of Marsh McLennan, announced today that Susan Gonzales has joined the firm as its Houston Energy Hub and Office Leader, reporting to Rupert Mackenzie, Head of Energy & Power, Marsh Specialty – Americas.

In this dual role, Ms. Gonzales will lead a team of more than 70 specialists in Houston who focus exclusively on helping Marsh energy clients identify their risk exposures and achieve financial stability via industry-leading insurance solutions. Additionally, as Office Head, Ms. Gonzales will bring together and expand Marsh’s capabilities in Houston, ensuring that clients across industries benefit from the collective expertise and capabilities across Marsh McLennan’s businesses.

Ms. Gonzales joins Marsh from AIG, where she most recently held the position of US Head of Energy Casualty. In this leadership role, she was responsible for strategy execution, guideline development, and production and talent development. Prior to joining AIG in 2011, Ms. Gonzales spent eight years as an account executive with Lockton.

Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Mackenzie said: “Susan is an outstanding, client-centric leader with exceptional ability to develop talent. Under her leadership, we are well-positioned to grow our presence in Houston and help clients build the confidence they need to thrive in today’s challenging risk environment.”

Ms. Gonzales added: “Houston is a vibrant city, that while known as the ‘energy capital of the world’, is home to many diverse industries. I’m excited to start the next chapter of my career at Marsh and collaborate with the talented Houston team as we collectively seek to add value and exceed clients’ expectations.” 

About Marsh

Marsh is the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor. With more than 45,000 colleagues advising clients in over 130 countries, Marsh serves commercial and individual clients with data-driven risk solutions and advisory services. Marsh is a business of Marsh McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world’s leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With annual revenue of $23 billion, Marsh McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment through four market-leading businesses: Marsh, Guy Carpenter, Mercer and Oliver Wyman. For more information, visit, and follow us on LinkedIn and X.

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