Mélanie Birgé New Head WTW Health & Benefits France
WTW France in January 2022 announced the appointment of Mélanie Birgé as Head of Health & Benefits for France. A member of the executive committee, she is responsible for defining the commercial strategy and managing the business line dedicated to social protection and employee benefits for all WTW clients in France.
Mélanie succeeds Liliane Spiridon who leaves WTW for Aon France.
Mélanie Birgé began her career in Burkina Faso as a financial controller for the French Association of Volunteers for Progress (AFVP). She joined WTW in March 2005 as head of personal insurance for Burkina Faso; after which she led WTW’s personal insurance business unit in Senegal. In 2009, she moved to Gras Savoye International, now part of WTW, as head of personal insurance for Africa; then became WTW’s Health & Benefits Director for Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa (CEEMEA).
She holds a European Management Diploma from Neoma business school in Reims, France, and is a graduate of the ESB business school in Reutlingen, Germany.