Julien S. Halfon

Principal, Strategic Solutions Group


Julien is a Principal in Mercer's Financial Strategy Group, based in London. Julien develops strategic and innovative investment solutions to help institutional investors manage market risks and achieve their long-term return objectives. His particular focus is the design and implementation of risk management strategies regarding interest rate, inflation, equity and credit risk exposures.

Julien has over 19 years of experience in public policy and the finance and investment industry. He has advised more than 100 Fortune 500 companies, insurance companies, sovereign wealth funds, institutional investors and public entities. Previous to joining Mercer, Julien was a Director and Head of Coverage (UK and Europe) at P-Solve and at Lazard. He also worked for Hewitt and Goldman Sachs in roles which have focused on corporate and pension fund investment and risk management and at the French Treasury and the European Commission for the Directorate-General for External Relations.

Julien has an MA from the School of Advanced International Studies, John Hopkins University, DC; an MBA from Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a Masters in International Economics and Finance and a BA in Banking, Finance and Insurance from Dauphine University of Paris.