Martine Ferland New CEO at Mercer
Global broker Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC) in February 2019 announced the appointment of Martine Ferland as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Mercer.
Ferland reports to MMC President and CEO Dan Glaser and joins the company’s Executive Committee.
She joined Mercer in 2011 as Retirement Business Leader for Europe and Pacific regions. She then served as Europe and Pacific Region President and Co-President, Global Health, before being named Mercer Group President. Previously, she was Director for Retirement, Canada at Towers Watson; and Global Consulting Group Leader and Asia Retirement Business Leader and Montreal Market Leader at Towers Perrin. Both companies now are part of Willis Towers Watson (WTW).
Ferland holds a BS in Actuarial Science from Université Laval in Québec, Canada.
Her predecessor Julio A. Portalatin will serve as MMC’s Vice Chairman.