Towers Watson Names Two Consulting Leaders

June 20, 2012 ( - Towers Watson appointed two consulting leaders.

Brian Makuck, Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA), will serve as leader of international consulting for U.S. East and Canada. Michael Broomhead will serve as leader of sales and marketing for North America.

Makuck, who has 30 years of multinational consulting experience, will be responsible for overseeing Towers Watson’s consulting on global benefits, human resources and financing issues.

Before joining Towers Watson, Makuck served as South region practice leader for Aon Hewitt. He also led Hewitt’s International practice in North America prior to the Aon Hewitt merger.

“We are delighted to welcome Brian, and add his outstanding experience and knowledge of global benefit issues to our team,” said Bob Wesselkamper, North America leader of Towers Watson’s International Consulting Group. “Brian’s expertise in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, total rewards, and the global governance of risk and retirement programs will be of great value to our clients.”

Broomhead has worked for Towers Watson since 1997. He has consulted with many multinational companies on a wide range of global benefit and compensation issues.

“Michael has played an instrumental role in helping to expand our multinational client base, as well as helping multinationals address their global human resource issues over the years,” said Wesselkamper. “We are pleased that Michael has accepted this new leadership position.”