Michael Burwell is gratefully granted a new and extremely impressive position as Chief Financial Officer with the leading global advisory and solutions company, Willis Towers Watson.
Michael Burwell will replace Roger Millay, who will retire from his CFO duties in the beginning of October 2017. During Roger’s tenure, he was an extremely great leader, proficient and brilliant. His expertise and qualifications strengthened the Willis Towers Watson company enormously and has positioned it very well for a successful future, where Michael Burwell will continue.
Mr. Burwell has over 30 years of combined finance, audit and consulting services with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC). Within his career, he has served in quite a few leadership roles, to say the least. In the last 10 years, he has tightly held positions including, but not limited to: CEO, CFO, Head of Global Transformation and Head of Transaction Services.
To be detailed in his PwC career, for 11 years, he would serve in its assurance practice. As a result of incredible performances, he would get admitted to the Detroit based transaction services practice. Michael Burwell was a sheer success in such career advancement, so with great success comes promotion and in Michael Burwell’s case, it is no different, he was promoted to US Transaction Services Leader of the central region. Later, 2007, he was promoted yet again, this time to Chief Financial Officer. And, once again, only one year later, he was promoted. He became the Chief Operating Officer of PWC’s entire U.S. business. It would only get better for Michael Burwell. In 2012, he would become Head of Transaction Services.
Chief Executive Officer of Willis Towers Watson, John Haley, is extremely excited to have Michael Burwell on board – totally impressed by his many years of devotion to PwC. His financial and transaction management skills of a global company is quite impressive as well, as Mr. Haley is confident that Mr. Burwell will properly manage the company’s financial risks with great certainty and successfully help lead Willis Towers Watson to greater long-term growth.
Michael Burwell is an extremely excited man himself about the new acquisition. He States comments regarding Willis Towers impression – their leadership, how clients are handled and the culture. He is definitely looking forward to contributing his devoted efforts. See This Article for related information.
Michael Burwell graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration.