September 15 2017

Brazil, São Paulo

Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and careers, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC) has appointed Eduardo Marchiori, a veteran leader for Mercer Marsh Benefits (MMB) and Marsh Consumer Group in Brazil, as CEO for Brazil.

Mercer has had a presence in Brazil since 1982, and has teams of colleagues based in Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. Mr. Marchiori will focus on strengthening profitable business growth and enhancing Mercer’s capabilities and newly launched solutions, designed to address client needs and attract and develop the very best people to our Health, Wealth and Career businesses.

“Brazil’s economy is strengthening, and amid the tremendous growth opportunities facing our clients is an increasing appetite for innovative solutions to advance the health, wealth and careers of their people,” said David Anderson, President, Growth Markets Region, Mercer. “Eduardo brings extensive market knowledge and business growth experience, disciplined execution and proven solutions for unique client challenges. Under Eduardo’s leadership, Mercer will continue to be a partner of choice, providing our clients with the powerful people-focused solutions they need to succeed – and make a difference in people’s lives.”

“This opportunity comes at a critical time in Brazil and across the Growth Markets Region,” said Eduardo Marchiori, CEO, Brazil, Mercer. “The strength of our local and global reach makes Mercer the right partner to help build our clients’ businesses in Brazil and beyond.”

Mr. Marchiori joined the MMC family as the Mercer Marsh Benefits Leader in 2012 and expanded his leadership role in 2015 to oversee the Marsh Consumer Group. Under Eduardo’s leadership, the Brazil Mercer Marsh Benefits business achieved substantial growth and was globally recognized as a benchmark integration model for the benefits business. The team was positioned as the largest international operation within the Mercer Marsh Benefits global community.

Mr. Marchiori succeeds Mauricio Amaral who has moved on to a new executive role as the Growth Leader for Latin America – working with Mercer’s Country CEOs and colleagues to rapidly accelerate growth by helping more clients in more places across all of Latin America. 

About Mercer

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 basedin 43 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 Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.