Prashant is CEO for Mercer’s Malaysia operations. In his current role he is focused on bringing the best of Mercer’s capabilities in advancing the health, wealth and careers of the most vital asset of our clients – their people. Prashant brings Business Leadership, HR & Transformation experience in both a consulting and operations role. He has extensive experience in managing large scale design projects; program audit and design; and complex national / multi country change initiatives. His consulting experience includes Talent Management, Rewards, HR Effectiveness, HR Set Up & Augmentation (NewCo and M&A); HR strategy and Alignment of HR to Business Strategy to name a few.
Prior to moving to Malaysia, he was based in Canada as well as India working on a cross spectrum of consulting initiatives within the countries and respective regions.
Clients span across multiple industries e.g. Conglomerate, Family Owned, Hi-Tech, IT Enabled Services, Healthcare, Property, Construction, Telecom, Banking & FIs, Consumer Goods and Natural Resources to name a few.
Frequently speaks at public forums on diverse themes; e.g. ASLI, Asia CEO, Malaysian Institute of HRM, PARIMA, IBPAP Philippines and Multiple Chambers of Commerce.
Apart from his corporate role he is also an Associate Faculty at the Othman Yap Abdullah Graduate School of Business in Malaysia to bring a practical flavor to business school education.
Prashant is also a judge for the National Corporate Report Awards for Malaysia. He frequently judges innovation led challenges for organizations.
Prashant has a M.B.A. from the University of East London, UK, Post Graduate Diploma in International Business from Amity Business School, India and a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from the University of Delhi.