Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and career, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC) has appointed André Maxnuk, a 20 year Mercer veteran, Leader for Latin America. Mr. Maxnuk will also continue to serve as CEO for Mexico, based in Mexico City.
Mercer has an expanding presence in Latin America with more than 600 colleagues based in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, and Peru, who also serve clients in an additional 16 countries across the region. Mr. Maxnuk will focus on enhancing Mercer’s global brand and local capabilities to address the growing health, wealth and career needs of our clients and business opportunities across Latin America.
“Latin America is a critical part of the Mercer portfolio and like our clients, we are optimistic about the region’s improved economic outlook,” said David Anderson, President, Growth Markets Region, Mercer. “André takes on his expanded role at an exciting time for Mercer across Latin America. Under his leadership, we will continue to strengthen our position as a strategic partner for our clients and advocate for reforms and improvements to the healthcare and retirement savings/pension systems.”
“Mercer has an extraordinary opportunity to deliver differentiated value to some of the world’s most influential brands in Latin America,” said André Maxnuk, CEO Mexico & Latin America Zone. “We will leverage our local expertise and global capabilities to keep providing innovative and market-focused solutions to shape the future of work for our clients across the region.”
Mr. Maxnuk joined the Mercer family in 1996 and has held various leadership roles in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and Chicago before commencing his role as CEO for Mexico in 2015. Mr. Maxnuk has been a driving force behind establishing Mercer as a leader in Health, Wealth and Career in Mexico, building a high performing team and helping clients rapidly accelerate growth through their people.
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 22,000 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 more than 60,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $13 billion, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Marsh,which advises individual and commercial clients of all sizes on insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions; Guy Carpenter, which develops advanced risk, reinsurance and capital strategies that help clients grow profitably and pursue emerging opportunities; and Oliver Wyman, which serves as a critical strategic, economic and brand advisor to private sector and governmental clients. For more information, visit www.mercer.com. Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.