Mercer Announces Two Senior Appointments

March 16, 2011 ( - Mercer announced that Mindy Fox has been appointed U.S. Region Leader for Mercer and will become a member of Mercer’s global operating committee.

Fox is succeeding Bob Shannon, who will be assuming a new executive role, Global Relationship Leader. Both will report to Larry Woerner, Global Head of Regions.  

Mindy brings an unmatched passion for clients and for building great client teams. These qualities, combined with her deep knowledge of the marketplace, position her to be very effective in her new, larger role.”said M. Michele Burns, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Mercer, in the announcement.  

Burns added: “Under Bob’s leadership, the U.S. region has enjoyed strong commercial success. In his new role Bob will assist with implementing Mercer global initiatives as well as manage a portfolio of our most important accounts. He will coach and advise a select group of global account teams as we continue to drive client-centered service.”  

According to the announcement, Fox joined Mercer in 1993 and for the past four years has been head of the New York Metro market. She is also a Global Client Manager and has had overall responsibility for several of Mercer’s largest clients.