Michael Burwell was named the new Chief Financial Officer of Willis Towers Watson in October 2017. He replaced Roger Millay, who voluntarily retired in October 2017. WLTW is a global broking, leading advisory and solution company. With offices in Arlington, VA and London, Willis Towers Watson is on the NASDAQ under (WLTW) and is an advisory company that helps clients to turn risk into passageways for growth.
Mike earned his Bachelor of Arts from Michigan State University in Business Administration and is a CPA. As a complex, global company, Mike understands the managing and leadership that is needed for the growth of the company. Mike’s major contribution to previous companies was his valuation and pre-merger due diligence in helping expand their business.
Mike has 31 years of experience in professional and financial services from PwC. The past decade he has served as Head of Global Transformation in a senior leadership position. Michael Burwell was also Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Head of Transaction Services in the United States. He brings his 11 years of experience in auditing and 12 years of Transaction Services and advisory proficiency to WLTW.
Willis Towers Watson’s Chief Executive Officer, John Haley, welcomed Mike into the company by stating that Mike’s leadership experience will be an important part of the company’s development. Michael Burwell leadership and commitment to clients will help WLTW to achieve their full potential. With a strong focus on clients, Mike’s expertise in transactions, finance and transformation will guide the company into long term growth.
John Haley also thanked Roger for being an important part of the company who contributed his incredible leadership to Willis Towers Watson for many years. John said that Roger Millay allowed us to achieve strong position in the business world and positioned us to become successful. Visit This Page for related information.
Mike Burwell said he was honored to join Willis Towers Watson and be given the opportunity to join their leadership team. Willis Towers Watson serves clients in 140 different countries with 40,000 employees by optimizing and managing their risks for both institutions and individuals.
Mike is impressed with Willis Tower Watson’s inclusive culture, commitment to clients and strength of leadership within the company. Their employees have a unique talent that inspires them to plan and deliver solutions to meet their client’s goals. Mike looks forward to making positive contributions to the growth and future accomplishments of the company. Mike Burwell is pleased to be a part of a dynamic company with the professional formula that drives the company to peak performance.