Hymans Robertson has appointed Simon Mortimer to the new role of chief digital officer.
Mortimer joins from the Body Shop where her was vice president of digital, covering the USA and Canada. Mortimer has specliaised in digital strategy and delivery, working for a number of financial firms before this including Bupa, RSA and Saga.
Hymans Robertson said the appointment showed its commitment to enhancing its digital impact in the pension consultancy space.
Hymans Robertson managing partner Shireen Anisuddin says: “We’ve created this new role as a commitment to putting digital capabilities at the heart of what we do for our clients.”
She says Mortimer will work alongside the company’s head of markets, the management board and the digital community to harness the full potential of our data, tools, systems and technology capabilities.
Anisuddin adds: “We aim to transform the digital impact that we have on the markets in which we operate. We want to offer our clients efficient digital solutions that could previously have been seen as impossible.”