Mercer Human Resource Consulting specializes in providing consulting, outsourcing and investment services. It works with clients to solve their complex benefit and human capital issues, and also helps manage health, retirement and other benefits. The firm has more than 15,000 employees who serve clients in over 180 cities in nearly 40 countries and territories worldwide. Established in 1937, Mercer Human Resource Consulting is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies, and it maintains a presence in Charlotte, N.C. The firm s investment services include investment consulting and multimanager investment management. Its global merger and acquisition consulting division advises clients on transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, initial public offerings, divestitures and business transformations. Mercer Human Resource Consulting also publishes a newsletter that features information on several human resource topics.