Michael J. Burwell assumed the position of CFO (Chief Financial Officer) for Willis Towers Watson, an advisory and brokerage and Solutions Company, in October of 2017. With more than 30 years of financial and professional services experience under his hat, the company is happy and excited to have him on board. Burwell is results driven with a clear and focus understanding of what it takes to be a successful manager. In addition, his area of expertise includes assisting companies performing due diligence and valuation prior to merger activities.
Burwell was quite honored to be chosen to lead the company and carry forward with the leadership strength the company has always displayed. Willis Towers Watson is committed to its clients and Burwell is excited to be carrying on that commitment. Burwell’s experience with auditing activities and transaction services add to his expertise to continue to lead the company into the future and beyond. The company will continue its entrepreneurial spirit and continue to provide an inclusive and collaborative culture.
Burwell earned a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Business Administration from Michigan State University and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Prior to joining Willis Towers Watson, Burwell found several leaderships opportunities including Head of transaction Services, COO and CFO positions, and Head of Global Transformation with PwC. Burwell has had a unique look at many different sides of the financial industry and given him a solid foundation on which to build his success.
Willis Towers Watson assists clients worldwide while taking risk and transforming it into a path to success and growth. The company employs more than 40,000 and they serve more than 140 countries. The company develops and delivers risk management solutions, expand the power of capital, cultivate talent and optimize company benefits. Michael Burwell and the team at Willis Towers Watson have refined a unique perspective over the years that allow them to differentiate between ideas, assets and talent and unlock the potential of their clients. Refer to This Article to learn more.
Under Burwell’s leadership, the company is poised to maintain their plan of long term growth and the ability to unlock the long term potential the company has long strives to maintain. Developing customized strategies for clients is one the company’s greatest strengths. Commitment to clients has helped the team develop trust and loyalty with its clients and long term relationships. His years of management and leadership positions have given him the right background to carry on the company philosophy and the path to its ultimate goal of success.