Mercer strengthens UK Financial Strategy Group
Mercer has appointed Niall Clifford from KPMG as a principal within its Financial Strategy Group in the UK.
Clifford joins from KPMG in London and is a life insurance actuary with over 11 years experience in the insurance industry.
Having provided consulting advice to insurers and other financial institutions at KPMG, Clifford has extensive experience of working on cross-border engagements in the UK, Europe and North America.
He has particular expertise in asset liability management and advising clients on Solvency II, asset allocation, and capital and risk optimisation.
Prior to KPMG, Clifford was a manager at Deloitte where he provided actuarial advice to insurers and re-insurers. He qualified as an actuary with Aviva in Ireland where he worked across a variety of areas in the life insurance business.
David Fogarty, European business leader for Mercer’s Financial Strategy Group, commented: “Mercer has been working closely with financial institutions, assisting them with their strategic asset allocation, Solvency II, and capital and risk issues through its financial strategy consulting offering. Niall’s expertise will strengthen our consulting expertise in risk management.”