Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and career and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), today announced the appointment of Peta Latimer to the position of CEO, Singapore.
In her new role, Ms Latimer’s responsibilities include driving continued, profitable growth and overseeing the expansion of Mercer’s business in Singapore. She will also lead local initiatives to continue to build Mercer’s brand and reputation as a leader and trusted advisor in health, wealth and career.
“Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, our Singapore operation is the jewel in the crown of Mercer’s business in South & East Asia. Peta’s appointment comes at an important point in the continued growth and investment in this diverse, opportunity-rich region,” said David Anderson, President, Growth Markets Region at Mercer. “Peta is a global business leader with a distinguished track record and extensive experience across a range of industries and high-profile projects. We are delighted to welcome her to the Mercer team,” he added.
Ms Latimer joins Mercer from KPMG Singapore, where she led the People & Change Advisory Practice. She is based in Mercer’s Singapore office and is a member of the South & East Asia Zone Leadership Team, reporting to David Anderson.
“Mercer is a company I have long aspired to work with. Amid the wave of digital transformation sweeping across Singapore and the region, I am very excited to support our clients in assuring growth and longevity, whilst delivering Mercer’s brand promise to the marketplace,” said Ms Latimer.
Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Mercer’s more than 22,000 employees are based in 44 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With nearly 65,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $14 billion, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Marsh,which advises individual and commercial clients of all sizes on insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions; Guy Carpenter, which develops advanced risk, reinsurance and capital strategies that help clients grow profitably and pursue emerging opportunities; and Oliver Wyman, which serves as a critical strategic, economic and brand advisor to private sector and governmental clients. For more information, visit www.mercer.com. Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.