Woodruff Sawyer announced today that Chad Follmer has joined the firm as Health Care Practice Leader. He will be responsible for leading a team dedicated to providing effective solutions and expertise to clients in the health care industry.
“This is an industry specialty with unique needs.” said Stan Loar, Chairman at Woodruff Sawyer. “It ties in with many of the specialty resources we have within the firm. Chad is uniquely qualified to lead the practice for our company and leverage these resources to meet the specific needs of health care clients.”
Chad has focused his 20-year career on effective insurance and risk management strategies, developing and leading platforms to serve the needs of health care organizations and life sciences companies. He has lead several practices around this specialty and was most recently Managing Director, Health Care and Life Science Practice Leader for the Western Region of a national brokerage firm. His proven track record will enable him to head a world-class industry niche for Woodruff Sawyer.
“Chad is a fantastic addition to our leadership team,” said CEO Charlie Rosson. “He is a true professional with deep industry knowledge, a strategic view of clients’ needs, and a collaborative style that will play well for us over the long term. We are looking forward to his contributions and leadership.” Chad Follmer noted, “Woodruff Sawyer’s organization around and proven dedication to chosen industries really attracted me. I am excited to be joining the team and I look forward to leading a Health Care Practice worthy of the brand.”
Woodruff Sawyer is known for its ability to specialize and develop unique practice capabilities to serve diverse industries and product lines. The Health Care Practice is based out of the company’s San Francisco headquarters.