Katherine Keefe Joins Marsh To Lead US Cyber Incident Management

October 15, 2020

Katherine Keefe has joined Marsh as US cyber incident management leader. Ms. Keefe will be based in Philadelphia and report to Tom Reagan, Marsh's US Cyber Practice leader.

In the newly created role, Ms. Keefe will be responsible for leading Marsh's efforts to assist clients responding to and managing cyber events, including data breaches and ransomware attacks, and advising them on pre- and post-cyber incident management.

She will also oversee Marsh's relationships with the broader cyber incident management marketplace, including breach coaches, forensic investigators, and cyber insurers.

Ms. Keefe joins Marsh from Beazley, where she served as head of breach response services for the past 8 years. Prior to her insurance career, Ms. Keefe was a lawyer specializing in healthcare law, including healthcare data privacy and security.

"In the wake of the global pandemic, organizations are looking for strategies and solutions to help mitigate the threat of cyber-attacks, which are intensifying in both frequency and severity," Mr. Reagan said in a statement. "As one of the foremost experts in her field, Katherine's experience, knowledge, and expertise will be of tremendous value to our clients."

"Marsh's cyber insight and analysis, proprietary risk assessment tools, and insurance products and services are best-in-class," Ms. Keefe said in the statement. "I look forward to working with this talented team and further building on these market-leading solutions to help Marsh clients successfully respond to and maximize insurable recovery from cyber events."

October 15, 2020