Zoe Burdo

zoe burdo

Actuarial Consultant, Willis Towers Watson

Zoe is a benefits consultant at Willis Towers Watson, supporting pension scheme trustees and corporate clients to manage their pensions risks.

As a champion for diversity and inclusion at Willis Towers Watson, Zoe serves as Co-Chair of the company’s LGBT+ network in Great Britain.  During her three year tenure at the company, she has helped kick-start a straight allies programme across the country and has worked to bridge divides across all levels of the organisation, encouraging active networking between executive leaders and employees.  She believes in the strength of cross-industry collaboration to tackle D&I initiatives and has built strong relationships with other employee resource groups and companies focused on diverse talent acquisition.

Zoe holds a Master’s degree from Cass Business School and is a graduate of Kenyon College in Ohio.  She is the acting Chair and a Trustee of the Pink Singers, Europe’s longest-running LGBT+ choir and registered charity and also volunteers as a senior mentor for the Just Like Us/Travers Smith mentoring scheme.