Louis Hipp Promoted to Managing Partner Global Insurance Practice

January, 2023

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CHARLESTON (January 23, 2023) – DHR Global is pleased to announce that Louis Hipp has been promoted to Managing Partner, Global Insurance. 

Previously serving as Leader of the Insurance Practice, Hipp also served as a member of the Financial Services/FinTech Practice and the Human Resources Practice. For the past 14 years, he has led leadership searches across all functions within property-casualty, life/health and retirement businesses. 

Hipp came to DHR from a major global search firm as a Senior Client Partner and spent 10 years with General Reinsurance Corporation and Cologne Life Insurance Company in human resource positions. In addition, Hipp was also President and CEO of Hipp Waters, Inc. for 25 years, where he built the company into one of the largest human resources services firms in New England.  

“As DHR Global continues to build out its Financial Services practice, Louis was a clear choice to lead the global insurance sector,” stated Jeanne Branthover, Managing Partner, Global Financial Services/Fintech Practice. “He brings a lifetime of wisdom and experience focused on the insurance industry.” 

Most recently, Hipp helped secure DHR’S foothold in Europe and is working on strategic client development introducing longstanding clients. He offers a boutique style quality on a global scale by understanding each search environment and is highly collaborative across all functions.   

About DHR 

DHR is a leading, privately-held provider of executive search, leadership consulting and emerging leader search solutions in more than 50 markets spanning 22 countries. With expertise in more than 20 industries and functional areas, DHR pairs clients with resourceful consultants who have the most experience in their world. For more than 30 years, DHR has solved talent challenges by being connected, accountable, attentive, and prepared to hit the ground running to ensure clients have the best talent available. For more information on DHR, visit dhrglobal.com 

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