ed dandridgeEd Dandridge has joined Marsh & McLennan Cos. as chief communications officer.

The one-time CCO at Nielsen, VP-PA/PR at Disney’s ABC TV Network and corporate branding chief at Sawyer Miller Group, most recently was CMO at Collective digital technology firm in New York.

Dandridge repots to executive VP/general counsel Peter Beshar and senior VP/chief human resources officer Laurie Ledford.

New York-based M&MC has annual revenues of $12B and more than 55K staffers at Marsh (insurance broker), Guy Carpenter (risk and reinsurance intermediary services), Mercer (health, retirement and investment consulting) and Oliver Wyman (management consultant).