Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and careers and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies, announced the appointment of Mr Prashant Chadha as the Chief Executive Officer of Mercer Malaysia.
In the role, Mr Chadha’s responsibilities will include driving continued profitable growth and overseeing the expansion of Mercer’s businesses in Malaysia. Mr Chadha will also lead local initiatives which will continue to build Mercer’s brand and reputation as a leader and trusted advisor in Health, Wealth and Career.
“Prashant’s appointment comes at an important time in the ongoing growth and investment in this diverse, opportunity-rich region,” said Renee McGowan, CEO, Asia, Mercer.
“Prashant is a global business leader with a distinguished track record and extensive experience across a range of industries and high-profile projects. We are tremendously excited to welcome Prashant to the Mercer team,” she added.
Mr Chadha joins Mercer from Aon where he led the firm’s Malaysia, Brunei and Philippines Consulting business and was also the Chief Commercial Officer for South East Asia operations. He will be based in Mercer’s Malaysia office and will become a member of the Asia Zone Leadership team, reporting to Renee McGowan.
“As an industry peer, Mercer has long been a company I have aspired to work with. Amidst the wave of digital transformation sweeping across Malaysia, I am excited about the opportunity to support our clients in assuring growth and longevity, whilst delivering Mercer’s brand promise to the marketplace,” said Mr Chadha.