Janet Li

Leadership Profile

Janet Li

Wealth Business Leader, Asia


Janet Li, CFA, MAoF, is a Partner and the Wealth Business Leader, Asia at Mercer.  She oversees and is responsible for Mercer’s Wealth (Investment and Retirement) Business in Asia.  In her role, she leads and drives strategic growth to the business as well as its operations and implementations.  


Janet has vast experience working with institutional clients (sovereigns, pension, insurance, corporate and wealth management).  Her experience also spans across a wide range of retirement and investment services (asset liability review and strategy, portfolio construction, manager review, selection and monitoring, investment governance and transformation, discretionary management, member communication and education and related tools’ developments) and a diverse range of asset classes (public equities and fixed income, private equities, illiquid credit, real estate and infrastructure). 


Before joining Mercer, Janet was the Director of Investments, Greater China at Willis Towers Watson where she was a core member of the Asia leadership team.


Janet is the Immediate Past Chairman of the Executive Committee and the Chairman of the Business Strategy Sub-committee of the Hong Kong Retirement Schemes Association (HKRSA).  Janet is also a Committee Member of the Insurance Asset Management Association of China (IAMAC) Pension Fund Management Professional Committee and a Management Committee Member of the Taiwan Pension Fund Association.  In addition to these, she is currently serving as Member on the Human Capital Committee of the Financial Services Development Council (FSDC), Advisory Group Member (Working Adults) of the Investor and Financial Education Council (IFEC) and Member of the FTSE Russell Asia Pacific Equity Advisory Committee.  Janet is named as the Pensions Woman of the Year by the Asia Asset Management 2020 Best of the Best Awards.


Janet graduated with Bachelor Degree of Economics and Finance from The University of Hong Kong and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.