Mercer Names New Global DC Leader

Mercer announced Wednesday that Barbara Marder has been appointed Global Defined Contribution Consulting Leader at Mercer, effective immediately.
According to the announcement, Marder will work with a team of retirement and investment specialists to serve the defined contribution (DC) plans around the world. She will report to both Bruce Rigby, global retirement consulting leader for Mercer Human Resource Consulting, and Tim Gardener, global leader of Mercer Investment Consulting.
Marder has been with Mercer for 20 years, previously serving as the Professional Leader for Mercer’s Americas Retirement business and as a member of the Americas Retirement Operating Committee.
Marder is also responsible for launching a number of new products and services to the marketplace including Mercer Frozen Plan Solutions and Mercer’s Retirement Shares plan.
According to the announcement, Marder will continue to serve clients in the Baltimore area with a focus in the health care industry.