Robert G. Hogan Appointed Chief Operating Officer, Towers Perrin.James K. Foreman Rejoins as Managing Director, HR Services
STAMFORD, Conn. -- Towers Perrin, a global professional services firm, announced key leadership changes today. Robert G. Hogan, currently Managing Director, HR Services, has been appointed Chief Operating Officer Chief Operating Officer (COO)
The officer of a firm responsible for day-to-day management, usually the president or an executive vice-president. . Mr. Hogan has been with Towers Perrin since 1979 in a variety of leadership roles and will be part of the Office of the Chairman, which consists of the CEO and COO.
Towers Perrin also announced that James K. Foreman is rejoining the firm and assumes Bob Hogan's former role as Managing Director, HR Services effective June 2007. In this role, he will have overall responsibility for the global lines of business and geographic operations of the firm's HR Services business. He will also become a member of the firm's Executive Council. Mr. Foreman worked for over 20 years at Towers Perrin in a number of leadership positions, including Managing Director of Towers Perrin's Health and Welfare business, before joining Aetna to become the Executive Vice President of National Businesses.
"We are very pleased and fortunate to have the considerable talents and business expertise that Jim brings to Towers Perrin," said Mark V. Mactas, chairman and chief executive officer. "We are delighted to welcome him back and look forward to working with him as a key member of our leadership team. I also look forward to continuing to work with Bob in his expanded role."
Mr. Hogan is a Fellow of both the Society of Actuaries Mission Statement
The Society of Actuaries is a professional organization for actuaries based in North America. Its headquarters are located in Schaumburg, Illinois. and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries The Canadian Institute of Actuaries is the national organization of the actuarial profession in Canada. It was incorporated on March 18, 1965. The FCIA designation stands for Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries. . He graduated from the University of Waterloo The University of Waterloo (also referred to as UW, UWaterloo, or Waterloo) is a medium-sized research-intensive public university in the city of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. The school was founded in 1957. with a bachelor of mathematics A Bachelor of Mathematics is an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a courses taken in the study of mathematics or related disciplines, such as computer science or statistics. The Bachelor of Mathematics degree is frequently abbreviated as B.Math or BMath. degree in actuarial science and statistics.
Mr. Foreman received his Bachelor's degree in business-economics from the University of California The University of California has a combined student body of more than 191,000 students, over 1,340,000 living alumni, and a combined systemwide and campus endowment of just over $7.3 billion (8th largest in the United States). in Los Angeles and studied international business at the University of Melbourne
In 2006, Times Higher Education Supplement ranked the University of Melbourne 22nd in the world. Because of the drop in ranking, University of Melbourne is currently behind four Asian universities - Beijing University, in Australia.
About Towers Perrin
Towers Perrin is a global professional services firm that helps organizations improve their performance through effective people, risk and financial management. The firm provides innovative solutions to client issues in three areas: Human Resource Services, which provides human resource consulting Services Provided
Human Resource Consulting firms provides advice to their clients regarding the financial and retirement security, health, productivity, and employment relationships of their global workforce. ; Reinsurance, which provides reinsurance intermediary services; and Tillinghast, which provides management and actuarial consulting to the financial services industry. Together, these businesses have offices and business partner locations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. More information about Towers Perrin is available at www.towersperrin.com.