David Bryant is CEO of Marsh McLennan Pacific and President of Mercer Pacific. He leads a collaborative effort in the region to deliver innovative solutions and greater client impact at the intersections of the Company’s four businesses: Marsh, Mercer, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman.
In his role as Mercer President, Pacific and CEO, Australia, David leads Mercer’s 2,000+ colleagues in Australia and New Zealand in providing trusted advice and best in class solutions in the areas of superannuation, investments and workforce consulting.
David is often asked to express his views on the changing nature of the financial services industry, as well as the barriers that stand in the way of societal and economic equity and prosperity. He is Chairman of the Financial Services Council Australia - the leading peak body for Australia’s financial services industry - and is a well-respected voice within the sector.
David joined Mercer in 2020 following a successful 40 year career in financial services, asset consulting, and banking across the Asia Pacific region. Previous roles include Chief Executive Officer, Wealth & Capital Markets and Chief Investment Officer at Australian Unity.