WGA’s Ambos Earns CLTC Designation

11/15/2013

For Immediate Release

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, November 15, 2013 – William Gallagher Associates (“WGA”) announces that Ken Ambos, a Senior Vice President in the Employee Benefits Practice in the firm’s New York office, has earned the professional degree Certified in Long-Term Care (CLTC). This designation focuses on providing financial service professionals with the tools needed to meet their client’s long-term care needs.

Mr. Ambos has been a senior health and welfare consultant for WGA since January 2012, and has nearly 30 years of experience in underwriting, alternative funding mechanisms, provider network development, workforce health engagement, and benefits-focused mergers & acquisitions due diligence consulting. He specializes in working with mid-sized employers on making informed decisions about the direction of their employee benefit programs and is a recognized thought leader in the industry.

“The field of long-term care is complex, and it is often compounded by the reality that paying for care can easily devastate a family’s financial viability,” comment Ambos. “I hope that in focusing on this area I can provide counseling to our clients on meeting long-term care needs.”

“Ken’s extensive background and industry expertise have made a real difference for our clients looking to manage their employee benefits plans, particularly those dealing with the complexities of long-term care,” said Michael Andersen, Principal at WGA.

William Gallagher Associates (WGA) is a leading provider of insurance brokerage, risk management and employee benefit services to companies with complex risks and dynamic needs, within industries that include life sciences, technology, financial risks, healthcare, energy, clean tech and environmental services. The firm was founded in 1983 and is one of the country’s leading independent brokerage firms, with offices in Boston, MA; New York, NY; Hartford, CT; Princeton, NJ Columbia, MD; and Atlanta, GA.

Please further information, contact:

Susan Forbes
Marketing Director and Senior Vice President
William Gallagher Associates
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Boston, MA 02210
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Direct 617.646.0282
sforbes@wgains.com