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Phil Merdinger

Partner (Atlanta)

Phil is a Partner with October Three in Atlanta. An actuary by training, Phil helps companies maximize the return on their investment in people, improve employee engagement, more effectively manage total rewards programs domestically and internationally and improve alignment of human resources strategy with business goals.

Prior to joining October Three, Phil was a Partner at Mercer where he held several positions, including leading and building offices, practices, businesses and functions. He also led Mercer’s Retail/Wholesale Industry practice, integrating industry expertise across the Marsh & McLennan operating companies — risk, strategy, human capital and brand management.

He has been part of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce’s Regional Education Policy Committee, where he has led efforts focused on improving teacher engagement and retention as well as HR effectiveness for the Metro Atlanta school systems. Phil is also a past President of The Conference of Consulting Actuaries and a Special Director of the American Academy of Actuaries.

Phil is a Fellow of The Conference of Consulting Actuaries, a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries and an Associate of the Society of Actuaries. He received his BA in Actuarial Mathematics from The University of Michigan.

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