Mercer Hires Health and Benefits Practice Leader

Jean Moore joins the consulting firm from Towers Watson.

Mercer has hired Jean Moore as North America Health and Benefits Specialty Practice Leader.

In this role, Moore will be responsible for leading growth and driving differentiated intellectual capital across a broad set of Mercer’s specialty practices as well as supporting intellectual capital development for Mercer’s Health and Benefits Business overall.

Moore joins Mercer from Towers Watson, where she held a number of senior positions over the past 17 years, including health and welfare chief actuary, West division health and group benefits practice leader, managing director of active exchanges and lead consultant to many large employers.

Based in Phoenix, Moore reports to Jim McNary, North America Health and Benefits Region Leader.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Jean to Mercer,” McNary says. “Her experience and leadership will ensure that Mercer continues to deliver maximum value to our clients not only through our deep specialty expertise, but also through new insights and innovations born from the intersection of these specialty areas.”