Towers Watson appoints new head of EMEA investment business
Ed Francis has been appointed EMEA head of consultant Towers Watson’s investment business, taking over from Chris Ford, who has become global head of Investment.
Francis joined Towers Watson in 2001 from PricewaterhouseCoopers. Until recently he was a member of the EMEA Investment leadership team and head of the UK Client Consulting teams.
Chris Ford said: “I have worked with Ed for over a decade and have been impressed by his commitment to our clients and our Investment business. He has served as a key member of the EMEA leadership team for several years while working with some of our largest and most sophisticated clients. I look forward to working with him on the global leadership team as he takes on the challenges of leading and growing our Investment business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.”