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Sara Sirotzky, Managing Director, Marsh, native of Lima, Peru, is a Managing Director at Marsh, the insurance brokerage and risk advisor subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies.
Sara holds an MBA from Northwestern University (Kellogg) and an MS in Financial Markets and Trading from Illinois Institute of Technology. Sara's BA degree is in Business from Mundelein / Loyola University).
Sara has a global understanding of Risk, Exposure and Mitigation. Sara continues to advise companies to navigate the increasingly complex and volatile Risk Management Landscape. Sara identifies, analyzes, and crafts solutions to address clients' strategic, operational, financial, and hazard risks. Sara has written an article on "How to structure an international insurance program" as well as "Rental Cars - Beware!" Sara has traveled extensively in and out of the US and is familiar with different cultures around the world.
Sara joined Marsh in Peru and was transferred to Chicago due to her Enterprise Risk Management expertise. During her extensive career, Sara has served in multiple leadership roles including leading a Financial Analyst Unit and the Central Region Manufacturing Practice. Sara has been Sales Leader for the central region. She has received numerous awards for service excellence and business growth including consecutive "Top Performer" awards. In 2011, Sara Was selected Global Power Broker by Risk & Insurance Magazine. At the Annual Marsh Chicago meeting in 2012, Sara was recognized as a Top 10 of best sales professionals. In 2013 Marsh Chicago Meeting, she was recognized for excellent skills serving global risk management clients. In 2017, she was recognized Top Performer. Sara has been featured in The Chicago Tribune, Crain's, Business Insurance and WGN 720 AM Radio.
Sara created a non for profit - ELITE - to help financial and human resources executives obtain employment. Sara has written a children book "Red Rose and Blue Butterfly." Sara is a member of The Chicago Network, The international Women's Forum, The Chicago Club, National Association of Corporate Directors, Financial Executives International, Chicago Finance Exchange. Sara attends the Aspen Institute of Ideas Festivals. Sara has attended several of the Most Powerful Women (MPW - Fortune) events in the USA, London, Paris and Toronto.
Sara leads and motivates people and is very active in the Chicago hosting, organizing and recognizing senior leaders with a luncheon and a program with speakers every November at The Chicago Club.