Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Pacific, Mercer
Kylie Willment is a Partner in Mercer’s Institutional Wealth business. She is the Chief Investment Officer for the Pacific region and leads the Investment Management team—comprising asset allocation strategists, portfolio managers and analysts across Australia and New Zealand—responsible for managing approximately A$38 billion in assets within Mercer’s multi-manager funds. Kylie is a member of Mercer’s Pacific Investment Committee, Mainstream Assets Global Investment Committee, the Institutional Wealth Leadership Team and Co-Chair of the Global Investment Solutions ESG Integration Committee. She is based in Sydney.
Prior to joining Mercer in October 2017, Kylie gained 27 years of experience in financial services, including 14 years in investment management. Kylie joined Mercer from NSW Treasury Corporation (TCorp), the A$110 billion state government investment agency. At TCorp, Kylie was responsible for managing over A$30 billion within the TCorpIM Funds, for advising a number of large government clients on investment policy and strategy, and for leading the development of TCorp’s investment stewardship framework. Earlier in her career, Kylie worked for National Australia Bank in Brisbane and various investment banks in the United Kingdom.
Kylie holds a master’s degree in applied finance from Macquarie University and is a Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA). She is a Director of the CIMA Society of Australia and a member of the Investment and Wealth Institute’s global Certification Commission.