Maria Silvia Bastos Marques Resigns from Marsh & McLennan Companies’ Board of Directors

Departure Follows Ms. Marques’ Appointment as President of Brazil’s
Development Bank

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) today announced that, in
light of her recent appointment as President of Brazil’s development
bank, BNDES, Maria Silvia Bastos Marques has stepped down as a member of
its Board of Directors, effective immediately. A board member since
early 2015, Ms. Marques also served on the Corporate Responsibility and
Directors and Governance committees.

“Maria Silvia is one of Brazil’s leading executives. Her business
insights and extensive operational experience were beneficial to us
during her tenure on our Board of Directors. We wish her all the best in
her new role,” said Edward Hanway, Independent Chairman of Marsh &
McLennan Companies’ Board of Directors.

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capabilities to clients in more than 130 countries. The Company is
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Laura Schooler,