Mercer Makes Strategic Equity Investment in Benefitfocus

Dec 18, 2018


Welcome to the official announcement of Mercer's strategic equity investment in Benefitfocus! We are thrilled to share this exciting news with you, underscoring our commitment to revolutionizing the health and benefits industry. This partnership holds immense potential for optimizing employee benefits management and empowering individuals to make informed decisions regarding their health and financial well-being.

About Mercer: Leading the Way in Health, Wealth, and Career Consulting

Mercer, a renowned global leader in health, wealth, and career consulting, has been at the forefront of transforming how organizations empower their workforce. With over 80 years of expertise, Mercer leverages data-driven insights, innovative technology, and strategic counsel to provide cutting-edge solutions that drive business growth amidst an ever-evolving landscape.

About Benefitfocus: Revolutionizing Employee Benefits Software

Benefitfocus, a prominent provider of cloud-based benefits software, has been driving innovation in the realm of employee benefits management. Their state-of-the-art platform empowers employers to streamline benefit administration, enhance employees' engagement, and promote better health and financial outcomes.

The Strategic Equity Investment: Amplifying Impact and Capabilities

With Mercer's strategic equity investment in Benefitfocus, both organizations are poised to create a formidable alliance that will revolutionize the industry. This partnership aims to combine Mercer's consulting prowess and deep industry insights with Benefitfocus's technology and comprehensive benefits platform, thereby amplifying the impact and capabilities of each organization.

Implications and Benefits of the Partnership

1. Enhanced Employee Experience: The integration of Mercer's consulting services and Benefitfocus's software will elevate the employee benefits experience, providing individuals with a comprehensive, user-friendly platform to manage their health, wealth, and career choices.

2. Streamlined Administrative Processes: Through the integration of Mercer's consulting expertise, employers will benefit from streamlined administrative processes, reducing time and effort required for managing employee benefits, and enabling HR teams to focus on strategic initiatives.

3. Data-driven Decision Making: Mercer's robust data analytics capabilities combined with Benefitfocus's advanced technology will empower employers and individuals with data-driven insights, enabling informed decision-making for optimum health and financial outcomes.

4. Market-leading Innovation: Together, Mercer and Benefitfocus will drive market-leading innovation in the health and benefits domain, introducing advanced features and cutting-edge solutions that meet the evolving needs of organizations and individuals.

Future Prospects and Opportunities

This strategic equity investment sets the stage for exciting future prospects and opportunities. Mercer and Benefitfocus are committed to continuous innovation, ensuring that employers and employees have access to state-of-the-art technology, industry-leading expertise, and personalized benefits solutions.


The Mercer and Benefitfocus partnership marks an important milestone in revolutionizing the employee benefits management landscape. This strategic equity investment will enable both organizations to deliver unparalleled value to employers and individuals, empowering them to navigate the ever-evolving health and benefits landscape with confidence. Stay tuned for more updates and exciting collaborations as we unlock the full potential of this partnership!

Charles Jin
That's amazing! Looking forward to seeing the positive impacts on employee benefits and healthcare management.
Nov 8, 2023
Charles Delamain
Great news! Excited for the future of health and benefits management.
Oct 11, 2023