One of the world’s largest investment managers has appointed an industry veteran as CEO of its Australia business.
David Bryant, currently CEO of Wealth & Capital Markets and chief investment officer at Australian Unity, will serve as Mercer’s Pacific Zone Leader and Australia CEO.
“Given his 28 years of experience across the financial services industry, David Bryant is the right person to lead Mercer forward in the Pacific,” said David Anderson, President for Mercer’s International Region.
“David has substantial experience leading multiple lines of business and has a strong track record of building highly successful and diverse leadership teams to execute on new strategies. David has long-standing relationships across the industry, notable depth in corporate governance and a strong market presence. He is also known for having the right balance between strategy and execution focus.”
Mr Bryant is working with his current employer to determine a start date with Mercer. He replaces Ben Walsh.
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