Louis Gagnon is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Mercer Canada. Louis’ mission is to create significant growth through a client-focused mindset while supporting the Canadian employees, communities and clients, bringing to market transformative and innovative solutions. He leads Canada’s 1,000 employees from coast to coast. Prior to his current role, Louis led the Growth and Innovation function for the Global Retirement Business, with focus on creating and driving the innovative culture within Mercer and generating leading-edge solutions for our clients related to the wealth of individuals.
Louis has extensive experience in growing top-line revenue and achieving bottom-line business performance, demonstrated by leading the creation, commercialization and growth of new offerings, such as the Mercer Pension Risk Exchange and the Mercer Work/Life and Financial Wellness programs. His experience covers consulting on the full range of employee benefits and human capital strategies. He has been at Mercer for over 25 years in Canada and in the US.
Louis actively and financially supports a number of non-profit organizations.
Louis graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor degree in Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science.