|LONDON, 19 November 2018 - Willis Towers Watson has announced the appointment of Steve Allan to lead its extensive M&A advisory and solutions business within the company's Global Human Capital & Benefits business.
Steve Allan takes over this role having served as M&A Leader for the UK and Western Europe for the past 8 years, as well as leading the company's Global Services and Solutions (GSS) business in Great Britain since 2016.
Steve joined Willis Towers Watson in October 2000 and has worked in New York, Japan and London as a Leader in the company's Global Services and Solutions business. Steve started his career as a consulting actuary in 1993 and is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries in the UK and of the Society of Actuaries in the US.
Commenting on Steve's appointment, Tammy Mattson, Global Head of Willis Towers Watson's Global Services and Solutions business, said: "Steve has over 20 years of experience advising global multinationals on M&A transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures. He has deep knowledge across the Human Capital space and understands the needs and capabilities of global corporations within M&A. We are very pleased to announce Steve's new role as the company continues to benefit from his expertise and leadership skills."
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