Michael Burwell is the current sitting chief financial officer at Willis Tower Watson. Michael has specialized in financial advisory, insurance and reinsurance. Prior to Joining Willis Watson, Michael who studied at Michigan State University, and acquired a bachelor’s degree in business administration spent more than three decades of his career lifetime in Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLC where he served various positions. Due to his hard work and skills, Michael worked his way up to the post of vice chairman Global and U.S Transformation a position he used to enlarge the internal shared services of the company.
Due to his excellent leadership skills and vast knowledge in finance and business management, Willis Towers Watson named Michael Burwell as their new chief financial officer in August 2017. Willis Towers Watson focuses on global advisory and broking solutions. Michael joined the organization to replace the former chief financial who proceeded for retire. Willis Tower Watson management expressed their excitement saying that Michael will bring forth a great deal of experience and leadership skills as he was successful in finance department while he served Pricewaterhouse Coopers. Michael is well known for his remarkable skills in leadership, management and he is results-oriented even in a large organization.
Michael Burwell also stated that it’s a great honor for him to join Willis Tower Watson and he is impressed with the current management of the organization. He also says he is ready to work with John Haley the CEO of the company to strengthen the leadership and commitment to the clients as the company has always shown. He says he looks forward to adhering to the culture of Willis Tower Watson and contribute to the successfulness of the company. Willis Towers Watson is a committed company that helps the clients across the globe to turn risk into growth returns.
The certified public accountant says that he brings ideas to life by evaluating them and ensuring that great ideas are not buried. He is also interested in technology due to innovation and the change in the business world. Technology makes excellent people more productive hence resulting in growth in micro-communities. His experience in risk management helps him to design and deliver solutions that optimize benefits and assist in reducing risk. Michael is expected to continue thriving in Willis Towers Watson due to his passion and commitment to his career.
Michael Burwell serves as a board member at Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Center.