2022-11-17 15:52Press release

Benify welcomes new Senior Advisor in the US

Chris-Burns- Benify

Benify are pleased to welcome Chris Burns, as a Senior Advisor in the US. Chris was CEO of the Employee Benefits Practice at Willis Group, overseeing a $500M global P&L with 3,000 employees in the US and 75 countries around the world. Chris also held executive leadership and P&L responsibility with large global brands such as Cigna, AIG, and fast growing privately held firms including Sequoia Consulting Group and Vida Health.

With this addition to the organisation, Benify is strengthening its go-to-market team in the US and continuing to expand globally. 

When asked about what plans and vision of Burn’s role, Benify’s EVP International Sales, Chris Wakely, said:

 Chis brings with him a wealth of expertise in the global benefits space and to secure someone with his experience is testament to the journey Benify has been on. We are very excited to work with Chris to continue our growth in the US.

Burns’ role at Benify involves being a Senior Advisor for the Commercial organisation and he will be working to build strong partnerships with key organisations in the US and around the world.

When it comes to Benify’s future journey and trajectory, Burns says that:

I couldn’t be more excited to join the Benify team as a Senior Advisor. After having worked in the US and global employee benefit markets for over 35 years, I understand the increasing need and value for a digital platform to help manage complex benefit programs around the world.

Benify is the leading global benefits and total rewards solution. Our digital platform and employee app have reinvented the way modern employers engage with their employees. 

About Benify

Benify was founded in Sweden in 2004. Today, Benify offers the market’s leading global benefits and total rewards platform with thousands of customers and over 2 million users around the world. Benify’s solution helps employers create an exceptional benefits and rewards experience while reducing benefits administration, automating processes, radically improving the communication of their employee value proposition and ensuring better data governance and management of benefit and reward costs. Benify’s award-winning platform and employee app have reinvented the way modern employers engage with their employees. Learn more at benify.com.


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