William is the Founder and Chairman of Marsh Global Holdings ®, a company with a vision “to build a portfolio of the most sought-after companies to work for or to do business with.” During more than 30 years in business, he has worked in over 50 countries, served in senior management for five companies, and as CEO for three of them. A committed globalist, he has significant experience in corporate restructuring and turnarounds in multiple industries across several continents. William holds a BSc, GDE and MSc in Mining Engineering and an MBA, all from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.
Diane is a shareholder and Director of Marsh Global Holdings ® and is chairperson of ABC Supply Company ®, which she co-founded in 1982 with her late husband, Ken Hendricks in Beloit, Wisconsin. ABC Supply is the largest wholesale distributor of roofing in the United States and one of the largest distributors of siding, windows and other exterior building products with more than 700 locations and over $8 billion in annual sales. The company has received its 11th consecutive Gallup Great Workplace Award, which honors the most engaged and productive workforces, making it one of only three companies in the world to win the honor each year since its inception.
Michael is the CEO of Marsh Global Holdings ® with more than 20 years of IT and managerial experience in both telecom and banking. Prior to his current position, he was CTO and vice president for CITIC 21CN, a Hong Kong-based investment company, and CTO for Asia Info Technologies. His role with CITIC led to new food safety and drug verification protocols at the Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine and the China Food and Drug Administration. Michael earned an MBA from the University of New Castle and is PMP credentialed, the global gold standard of project management certification.
Jason is the COO of Marsh Global Holdings ®. He brings a wealth of experience having worked in a number of large organizations including several listed companies. He has 18 years of experience in IT system design, implementation, business integration and management in the Telecommunications and IT Service industries in Hong Kong and China. Jason holds an MPhil in Information Engineering from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and has PMP certification.
Kirk is a strategic partner and Director of Marsh Global Holdings ®. In addition, he is the President & CEO of Sloan Valve Company ®, a family owned and operated business for over 110 years that is at the forefront of water efficiency and sustainability. After founding a software company, he then began his career with Sloan by establishing a joint venture presence for the company in Mexico. His mission at Sloan has been to restructure the business with the strategic goals of accelerating the growth of the company, as well as strengthening its market positioning in both the United States and international markets. Kirk is a graduate of Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature.
Jeff is a Director of Marsh Global Holdings ® and is also Co-founder and Managing Partner of Cirrina Capital, an independent entertainment, finance and production studio based in Santa Monica, California. As an experienced private equity executive, he has earned a solid reputation for sourcing, managing, and closing a large volume of transactions with the goal of positioning companies for market leadership and profitability. He served as vice president and senior lender at Valley Bank in Madison, Wisconsin and a lending officer for NBD Bank in Detroit, Michigan. Throughout his career, he has forged relationships with sellers in the competitive building materials industry. Jeff is a graduate of Colorado State University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Real Estate.
Brent is a Director of Marsh Global Holdings ® and is currently CEO of Hendricks Holding Company ® where he is responsible for a diverse portfolio of businesses across multiple industries including construction, real estate, trucking, hotels, hospitality and nuclear pharmacy. He is a 35-year veteran of the building materials distribution industry with extensive experience from his tenure at ABC Supply in purchasing, operations and sales as well as business development. He continues to serve as a Director on the board of ABC Supply.
Ronald is the Group Company Secretary and Financial Controller of Marsh Global Holdings ®. Prior to his current position, he held several senior positions in the audit group, LAWCPA in Hong Kong over a 20-year period where he gained substantial experience in audit and assurance, corporate tax and insolvencies across multiple industries, including manufacturing, retailing, construction, film distribution and restaurants. Ronald holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accountancy and is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.