Kimler Named As Fidelity Health Consulting Chief

April 21, 2003 ( - Fidelity Investments has tapped a new head for its health care consulting group.

According to a news announcement, Brad Kimler, 38, will lead the health consulting operation. He joins Fidelity from Hewitt Associates. In his new position, Kimler will report to Surinder Singh, Fidelity executive vice president for health and welfare services.

Kimler , a 15-year veteran of health care consulting, will expand the range of advice and counsel Fidelity provides to clients, helping them manage health care in the areas of defined contribution, defined benefit, health and welfare, human resources and payroll.

Kimler joined Hewitt in 1988 and helped established the firm’s health care practice in Boston. He was named a partner at the firm in 1995. He holds a BS degree in business from Georgetown University.