Hay Group has signed a global partnership with Willis Group, an international insurance broker and advisory firm in the field of actuaries and Human Resources. Under this agreement, the companies will provide each other's services to their clients. Willis Group can refer its clients to Hay Group for management- and HR consulting services and Hay Group can refer its clients to Willis Group for employee benefits consulting and brokerage services.
Hay Group globally has over 2.600 consultants spread in 84 offices in 48 countries. Willis Group has more than 400 offices in nearly 120 countries, and a global team of approximately 17.000 employees.
"We are thrilled to join forces with Hay Group and strengthen our global employee benefits platform. Hay Group's experience and expertise in the HR consulting arena will enable us to expand our service offering to our existing clients and prospects and further enhance our value proposition” says Joe Plumeri, CEO of Willis Group.
Chris Matthews, CEO of Hay Group HR advisory firm, adds: "Clients want to look at all aspects of compensation together - salaries, bonus, benefits, and pensions - rather than in isolated silos, and they want to do this across all markets in which they operate. This agreement increases our ability to serve and add value to our clients in all markets. We are very pleased to be teaming up with one of the world's leading employee benefits consulting and brokerage firms".