UK - Mercer Human Resource Consulting has appointed Daniel McCaw as chief executive officer and president.
McCaw previously headed Mercer’s US operations and was chairman and chief executive officer of its Canadian operations.
He has been with Mercer for 29 years and is a member of the American Academy of Actuaries and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.
Mercer has also hired Caroline Mitchell as European principal.Mitchell will be based in London and is responsible for advising companies on pension scheme design issues.
She joins from Metropolitan Life in South Africa where she worked in employee benefits and was responsible for establishing the business unit for defined contribution pensions.
Other changes see senior consultant Peter Godding take over from Frank Oldham as Westminster unit head, while Rob Harper, currently Bristol unit head, will transfer to Leeds. His role in Bristol being filled by Stuart Butlin who is currently a senior consultant in Leatherhead. Both Oldham and Tranter will now play a more active role in Mercer’s retirement leadership group.
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