\Willis Towers Watson has appointed Michele Brennan as U.S. Delegated Defined Contribution (DC) Plan Solutions leader, according to a release from the firm. Brennan is based in Chicago and reports to Clint Cary, U.S. head of Delegated Investment Solutions.
Brennan has 25 years of experience in various consultant relations, business development, marketing and client servicing roles in the financial services industry. In this newly created position, Brennan will lead the development of delegated investment value propositions and solutions for DC plan sponsors in the U.S.
“We are thrilled Michele has joined our Delegated Investment Solutions team,” Cary was quoted in the release. “Michele is an industry thought leader with a proven track record in bringing innovation to DC plan sponsors and participants. We look forward to her many contributions serving clients, as well as accelerating our DC outsourced chief investment officer market position.”
Prior to joining Willis Towers Watson, Brennan served as executive director, client relations at UBS Asset Management with DC leadership responsibilities in its consultant relations team. She also held senior distribution positions at AMG Funds and Skyline Asset Management. She graduated from the University of Dayton where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration.