Mercer’s 26th Annual Retirement Outlook & Fearless Forecast Event – Toronto


Mercer’s 26th Annual Retirement Outlook and Fearless Forecast Event – Toronto, Canada

18 January 2018  Canada, Toronto

    • Canadian Retirement: Mind the gap and bold steps to help mend it.
      Learn about the latest economic projections and how they are going to impact the retirement plans in Canada. With multiple challenges threatening private retirement plans, companies need to implement bold strategies to help ensure that their employees can get to retirement more financially fit for the future.

    • The focus in 2018 will be on bold ideas for mending the long-term saving gap. We will share emerging designs and innovative solutions that will help improve retirement outcomes. Join us as we discuss how creative thinking can help transform the future of retirement reality of many Canadians.

    • Finance, Legal and HR Professionals involved in the management of retirement, savings and investment plans.



      Toronto Office Leader, Mercer Canada
      Jaqui Parchment is a Senior Partner and Toronto Office Leader for Mercer Canada. She leads more than 500 employees who support clients across Mercer Canada’s Health, Wealth and Career businesses in Toronto. She is charged with ensuring that the Toronto team provides industry-leading service and also acts as a Senior Consultant within Mercer Canada’s Wealth business.




      Central Wealth Business Leader, Mercer Canada
      Teresa Palandra is a Partner, a consulting actuary and the leader of the Wealth Business in Central Canada. In addition, she is a member of the Mercer Canada Wealth Business Leadership Team. Teresa has held various prior leadership positions, including most recently, as the leader of Mercer Canada’s Retirement Business in Western Canada and Toronto. Teresa joined Mercer in 2006.

      Teresa has 20 years of consulting experience. She consults to a wide range of clients in different industries with varying plan types, across various jurisdictions of registration. Her expertise is in the funding, financial management, design, and administration of pension plans.

      Teresa graduated with high distinction from the University of Toronto where she earned a Bachelor of Science. She is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.


      Wealth Business Leader, Mercer Canada
      JP is a Partner at Mercer where he leads the Wealth practice in Canada. JP, together with his team, is tasked to develop new solutions that will help Canadian companies better address their business.

      Prior to this role, JP was based in New York and led Mercer’s International Consulting business globally. He has worked in Canada, Europe and the United States. In various previous roles, he has assisted multinationals optimize their retirement and benefits programs and spending. He has had the opportunity to work with many fortune 500 companies.

      JP is participating in a series of committees aimed at progressing the development and the awareness of the retirement agenda across a series of countries. He is passionate about technology and learning from others.

      JP graduated from Laval University with a Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science. He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

    • Register for Mercer's 26th Annual "Retirement Outlook and Fearless Forecast" Event – Toronto
      Date:  January 18th, 2018
      Location:  Toronto, Ontario
      Time:  8:00 AM – 9:30 AM (ET)
      Language: English