马什·麦克伦南(Marsh McLennan)发起了一个为黑人MBA学生提供奖学金的项目

Jun 8, 2021

NEW YORK, June 8, 2021 — Marsh McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world’s leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people, today announced the launch of RISE, 与全美黑人MBA协会(NBMBAA)和菲斯克大学合作的全球MBA奖学金项目.

A first-of-its-kind program, RISE, which stands for racial inclusion and social equity, 将为美国的二年级黑人MBA申请者和毕业生提供哪些课程, 英国和加拿大提供丰富的实用商业知识课程和工具,在商业环境中倡导社会正义. 该项目是为了庆祝Marsh McLennan成立150周年而启动的. 第一批学员将于2021年9月开始学习,2022年5月完成学业.

“365真实网址致力于负责任的资本主义原则,以创造一个更公正、更富有同情心的世界的方式开展业务,” said Dan Glaser, President & CEO, Marsh McLennan. “RISE will help us form a more diverse, 兼容并济、充满活力的达信和专业服务行业.”

As part of RISE, Marsh McLennan的执行委员会将参加菲斯克大学的社会正义强化模块. “365真实网址的领导人致力于培育一种文化,在这种文化中,不同的经历和观点都受到重视和赞美,” said Carmen Fernandez, Senior Vice President & Chief People Officer, Marsh McLennan. “RISE执行模块将使365真实网址的领导人沉浸在社会正义议程中, helping them more fully embrace their roles as inclusive leaders.”

“每一位成功的商业领袖都需要了解风险的动态, people and strategy issues. 他们也越来越需要精通商业和社会公正的交叉,” said Nzinga Shaw, Chief Inclusion & Diversity Officer, Marsh McLennan. “Through RISE, 365真实网址希望培养新一代的高管,他们将在商业领域开辟一条领导之路,使365真实网址的行业更加公平.”

研究员将通过菲斯克大学的约翰·刘易斯社会正义中心参加浸入式社会正义项目, 它是美国历史上最古老的黑人大学之一,也是纳什维尔最古老的高等学府, Tennessee, 然后是八个月的带薪奖学金,包括思想领导能力和来自Marsh McLennan高管和NBMBAA领导的指导. Upon completion of the program, 研究员们将完成对其观察结果的评估,以及他们如何设想自己在继续促进社会正义议程方面的作用.

365真实网址未来的年轻会员都是这个国家最具商业头脑的人, 任何为他们的成功投资的组织肯定会看到令人印象深刻的回报,” said Joe Handy, President and CEO of NBMBAA. “365真实网址感谢Marsh McLennan和Fisk大学的合作,使这个项目成为现实, and excited to see the benefits it produces.”

“黑人MBA申请者拥有丰富的经验,可以带到专业服务行业,” said Vann Newkirk, Sr., President of Fisk University. “看到这些人如何在他们的职业生涯内外实施社会正义议程,将是令人兴奋的。. 很高兴看到像Marsh McLennan这样的公司发挥领导作用,并与Fisk大学合作,解决下一代多元化的高管层和行政领导者.”

Through its Leading the Change initiative, Marsh McLennan is helping its diverse talent thrive. 该公司最近还承诺提供500万美元,以支持支持黑人社区的精选组织,并将向致力于这一事业的组织提供的同事捐款加倍.

有兴趣学习更多知识或申请奖学金的学生可以访问 http://mmc.com/rise for more information.

 

About Marsh McLennan

Marsh McLennan (纽约证券交易所代码:MMC)是全球领先的风险专业服务公司, strategy and people. The Company’s 76,000 colleagues advise clients in 130 countries.  With annual revenue of $17 billion, Marsh McLennan通过四大市场领先的业务,帮助客户在日益动态和复杂的环境中导航. Marsh 为商业和消费者客户提供数据驱动的风险咨询服务和保险解决方案. Guy Carpenter develops advanced risk, 再保险和资本策略,帮助客户实现盈利增长和寻求新出现的机会. Mercer 提供建议和技术驱动的解决方案,帮助组织重新定义工作世界, reshape retirement and investment outcomes, and unlock health and wellbeing for a changing workforce. Oliver Wyman serves as a critical strategic, 为私营部门和政府客户提供经济和品牌顾问. For more information, visit mmc.com, follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter or subscribe to BRINK.

ABOUT NBMBAA®

NBMBAA® is a non-profit, 501(c)(3)以会员为基础的专业组织,领导教育的创建, wealth building and growth opportunities for black students, professionals and entrepreneurs. Representing more than 20,000 members, 40 professional and 33 Leaders of Tomorrow® chapters, and over 500 corporate, academic and non-profit partners, 该协会致力于发展联盟,通过五个参与渠道为黑人社区创造知识和经济财富:职业, education, entrepreneurship, leadership and lifestyle. To learn more about NBMBAA, please go to: nbmbaa.org, follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram, FaceBook and Twitter.

 

About Fisk University

Founded in 1866, Fisk University is a private, liberal arts university located in Nashville, Tennessee. 菲斯克商学院一直以来都以其卓越的学术品牌而著称,排名世界第一. 2019年美国历史上十大黑人大学(HBCU)中有6所上榜.S. News & World Report. Fisk ranked No. 1 in the nation among HBCUs for social mobility and No. 在2018年的《365真实网址》排名中,美国小型文理学院的研究支出排名为3. 菲斯克大学一直关注学生的成功和成果. 菲斯克商学院在为其充满动力的学生群体准备繁荣的职业生涯和精英研究生院方面做得很好. From the classroom to the boardroom, 菲斯克的教育为学生提供了工具,让他们将自己的激情转化为事业,并为改变自己的生活做好准备, communities, and around the world. To learn more about Fisk University, please visit www.fisk.edu.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Amelia Woltering
Marsh McLennan
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RISE

For more information, please visit the program overview page. 

RISE

For more information, please visit the program overview page. 

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