August 21, 2017
Willis Towers Watson (WTW) has hired Michael Burwell as its new CFO, succeeding Roger Millay who retires in October.
Burwell joins WTW from PwC, where he was most recently partner and brings with him 31 years’ experience within the financial and professional services industry.
During his time at PwC, he has held a number of senior leadership roles including head of global transformation, COO, CFO in the US along with head of transaction services in the US.
In April, WTW announced that Millay will be voluntarily retiring from the company.
Commenting on the appointment, WTW CEO, John Haley said: “We are excited to have Mike join our leadership team at an important point in our company’s evolution. Mike understands managing, leading and driving results in a complex, global company with a strong focus on clients. I am confident that his expertise in finance, transactions and transformation is well suited to guide our long-term growth and remaining integration efforts – allowing us to achieve our full potential as Willis Towers Watson.”