People are the engine of every technology company. Mercer’s technology industry experts and consultants partner with the leaders from over 2,500 of the most innovative, high growth technology organizations to power and empower their workforce to drive results for their customers, organization and shareholders alike. Serving as trusted advisors, the industry-leading insights that Mercer’s Technology Vertical provides to our client’s business and human resource leaders allows them to shape their unique business and human capital agendas. Doing so helps our clients anticipate and respond to the workforce impacts arising from industry-related seismic shifts and competitor-led disruption.

Meet our leader 

Ted Patchet

Ted Patchet

Technology Industry Leader 


Ted is a Partner and Senior Client Manager in Mercer’s San Francisco office. He has over 25 years expertise in strategic business planning working with large, multinational organizations across many industries. Ted aligns and leads Mercer cross-functional teams to deliver needs-based human resource and process improvement solutions including total rewards, retirement and healthcare strategy, investment consulting, talent management, employee communication and engagement, workforce planning, M&A, and HR delivery.

"I believe your industry insights presented a tremendous amount of value for us. You told us some awesome truths about what leading innovative tech companies are doing in the marketplace, and really helped us reflect upon not only what we do well, but also on what we can collectively improve upon. Thank you so much helping start our ideation journey."


- Head of NA HR at a multinational, Fortune 100 software company

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