13 December 2018

Australia, Melbourne

Senior appointment supports growth in investment consulting 

Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and career, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), has appointed Rebecca Jacques to Mercer’s growing Institutional Wealth Pacific team. 

Based in Mercer’s Sydney office, Ms Jacques joins Mercer’s Institutional Wealth team as a Senior Investment Consultant to support Mercer’s continued success and strong growth in the investment business. 

“Rebecca’s appointment will strengthen our investment consulting capabilities and provide strategic leadership to some of our key clients,” said Richard Boyfield, Partner in Institutional Wealth at Mercer. 

“The breadth and depth of her experience is a great addition to the team and will increase our ability to provide market-leading ideas and innovation,” he continued. 

Prior to joining Mercer, Ms Jacques’ work has involved tenures as founder of an investment research firm in the robo-advice sector, Australian Goals Based Advice Association, Deutsche Asset Management, leading the Research & Platform Relationship function and investment specialist for the global equities and alternatives business. 

Mr Boyfield added, “We are actively in the market for talented investment consulting professionals and expect further announcements to follow. It’s an exciting time to be at Mercer - with everything that’s happening in the industry, we’re continuing to position ourselves to provide best offerings to market and support to our clients.” 




About Mercer

Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organisations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Across the Pacific, organisations look to Mercer for global insights, thought leadership and product innovation to help transform and grow their businesses. 

Mercer’s more than 23,000 employees are based in 44 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With more than 65,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $14 billion, through its market-leading companies including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit