Towers Watson Hires Annuity Purchase Expert

April 9, 2013 ( - Towers Watson hired Robin Gantz as a senior consultant in its retirement risk business.

Gantz, an annuity purchase industry leader, will be based in Towers Watson’s Irvine, California, office and will add her expertise to the company’s Retirement Risk Management group, which advises plan sponsors on pension plan risk management strategies.   

Prior to joining Towers Watson, Gantz was a vice president and senior consultant with Aon Hewitt, where she was a leader in its annuity placement business. She also held pension consulting positions with Pacific Life and KPMG.  

Gantz received a B.A. degree in organizational leadership from Chapman University and an M.B.A. in finance from The George L. Graziadio School of Business at Pepperdine University.