UK – Mellon Financial Corp.’s Buck Consultants has hired a former Mercer Investment Consulting senior investment consultant for its Manchester office in the north west of England.

Buck, a benefits consultancy specialising in actuarial work and pension scheme administration, said in a statement that it has hired Marc Littlewood to be responsible for existing clients and new business development in the north of England.

“Introducing a regional investment consulting capability in the north west is an important part of the development of our business,” said Buck’s head of investment consulting.

Buck recently hired Margaux Englebrecht for Alexander Forbes and Aon Consulting’s Fraser Booth.