Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. is a global professional services firm providing advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital. It is the parent company of a number of risk experts and specialty consultants, including Marsh, the insurance broker, intermediary and risk advisor; Guy Carpenter, the risk and reinsurance specialist; Mercer, the provider of human resource (HR) and related financial advice and services, and Oliver Wyman Group, the management and economic consultancy. The Company provides analysis, advice and transactional capabilities to clients in more than 100 countries. In November 2013, the Company acquired Elsey & Associates. In December 2013, the Company announced that its Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC, a subsidiary of insurance broker Marsh Inc., announced the acquisition of Cambridge Property & Casualty, one of the property/casualty insurance agencies in Michigan.