Willis Towers Watson has appointed Michael Burwell as their new Chief Financial Officer. The position is one of many Burwell has held that contribute to his competitive resume considering Willis Towers Watson is amongst one of the leading companies in the United States, providing global accounting solutions ranging from advisory to broking.
With 40,000 employees working in over 140 countries they have established themselves as leaders in the accounting industry. Willis Towers Watson helps clients internationally, grow where there was once troublesome activity. For the most part, Willis Towers Watson allows people and organizations expand their power for the benefit of its business and industry. They work exclusively to help owners and talent coexist to open up avenues for possible growth. Their model is what they consider to be the ideal method in assisting organizations to grow and manage risks while still optimizing benefits for every party involved.
Michael Burwell has proven his status in the financial industry by putting in nearly 31 years of professional service experience to Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP. In 2012, he was granted the position of the Vice Chairman Global and U.S. Transformation, within this platform he was able to enhance overall effectiveness by supervising several groups of functions including human capital, technology, and global sourcing.
On top of these successes, Burwell has held many leadership positions. In the past ten years, he has worked as the Chief Operating Officer and the Chief Financial Officer as well as the Head of Transaction Services at Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP.
He has been in partnership with Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP since 1997 and has led a variety of side projects for many other types of companies, including private and multinational. As Chairman of the Automotive Suppliers M&A Institute Conference, he frequently speaks and writes on automotive industry-relevant subjects.
Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP provided Burwell with 11 years of auditing experience and 12 years of transaction services consulting expertise. He is also responsible for helping companies with acquisition assessment and estimation. See This Page for related information.
Michael Burwell is a CPA, which is the highest standard and level of quality within the accounting profession and received his Bachelors of Arts in Business Administration from Michigan State University.