PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mercer has named Chris McCarthy to the position of Philadelphia Office Leader, the firm announced today. Mr. McCarthy will be responsible for enhancing client service quality, spearheading strategic growth initiatives, and executing the firm’s overall go-to-market strategies in Philadelphia and the surrounding area. As a Partner, he will report to Mary Tinebra, Mercer’s Northeast Market Leader.
“Chris has an extensive list of achievements and a long-standing relationship with our Philadelphia-based clients,” said Ms. Tinebra. “His insights and experience will make him a significant asset as we continue to provide high-quality services to our clients, while also growing our business to meet increased market needs.”
Mr. McCarthy has been with Mercer for over 14 years holding a variety of roles with increasing responsibility. He began his career in the Retirement business, later transferring to Health & Benefits. In his most recent role within the Health & Benefits business, Chris has been leading several large client teams across a diverse range of industries as they formulated their strategic plans to offer competitive benefits programs and manage costs. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Villanova University.
Mercer is a global leader in talent, health, retirement and investments. Mercer helps clients around the world advance the health, wealth and performance of their most vital asset – their people. Mercer’s 20,000 employees are based in more than 43 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE:MMC), a global team of professional services companies offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital. With 55,000 employees worldwide and annual revenue exceeding $12 billion, Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and risk management; Guy Carpenter, a global leader in providing risk and reinsurance intermediary services; and Oliver Wyman, a global leader in management consulting. For more information, visit www.mercer.com. Follow Mercer on Twitter @MercerInsights.