Mercer appoints Standard Life director

Mercer is appointing former Standard Life director Peter Kane as a principal in its Glasgow office.

Kane will focus on growing Mercer’s retirement business in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Kane is a business development expert with over 32 years of experience in the pensions, benefits and investment sector. Prior to joining Mercer, he was corporate relationships director at Standard Life where he headed up a new business team that focus on large UK employers. Kane previously worked at Hymans Robertson, where he was a partner and new business director.

Mercer partner and UK growth leader, retirement business, Jason Kenny says: “Peter has proven experience in business development, strategic leadership, client relationship management and inspiring colleagues. Although he will primarily support our retirement business in Scotland and Northern Ireland, I am confident that his broader consulting experiences will bring a real boost to our UK wide growth strategy.”