NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and career, today announced the appointment of Beth Johnson as US Segment Leader, Family Offices effective immediately. In this newly created role, Ms. Johnson will focus on policy development, asset allocation design, investment manager selection, and strategy implementation. Ms. Johnson will report into Jessica Portis, National Non-Profit Client Segment Leader.
“We’re thrilled to appoint Beth to the role of US Segment Leader for Family Offices,” said Chris Mahoney, US Wealth Leader at Mercer. “We created this role to meet the growing demand in this area. Beth will be able to leverage her years of experience at Mercer to explore new and innovative solutions to address our clients evolving needs.”
Ms. Johnson has worked for Mercer’s wealth business for over 8 years. Prior to her time with Mercer, Ms. Johnson was employed by Hammond Associates, which was acquired by Mercer in 2011. Additionally, Ms. Johnson also served as the Investment Director for Vanderbilt University, after starting her career with Duke Management Company where she was an Investment Analyst. Ms. Johnson graduated from Transylvania University where she majored in Economics, Computer Science, Mathematics and German. Ms. Johnson also completed economic graduate coursework at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
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 23,000 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 75,000 colleagues and annualized revenue approaching $17 billion through its market-leading companies including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit www.mercer.com. Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.