Mercer Investments today announced the appointment of D. Scott Dunbar as West Market Business Leader for Investments. In his new role, Mr. Dunbar will be responsible for managing Mercer’s investment consultants and clients in the US West region. Reporting jointly to Rich Nuzum, Regional Business Leader for Mercer Investments, and to Gerry Murphy, Mercer’s West Market Leader, Mr. Dunbar replaces Troy Saharic, who has been promoted to Regional Sales Leader for Mercer Investments in North America. With an effective start date of May 27th, Mr. Dunbar will be based in Mercer’s San Francisco office.
“We are delighted to have an investment professional with Scott’s experience and reputation join us to lead and support our continued growth in the US West region.” said Rich Nuzum, North America Business Leader, Mercer Investments. “We’ve established a leading market presence and strong growth under Troy’s leadership, and we felt we needed a proven leader with Scott’s level of seniority and business acumen to maintain that success.”
Mr. Dunbar has more than 35 years of experience in investment consulting, employee benefits and financial management. Mr. Dunbar holds an undergraduate degree with honors from the University of Oregon and graduate degree from Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark College.
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