Washington Business Journal honors financial professionals for outstanding performance
NEW YORK, JULY 17, 2014 — Global professional services company Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW) announced that Roger Millay, the company’s chief financial officer, has been recognized by the Washington Business Journal for outstanding performance in his role as a corporate financial steward. The business newspaper named Millay one of 12 honorees for 2014 as part of their eighth annual CFO of the Year award program. The winners were honored at a luncheon at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner today. Millay is profiled in a special supplement to this week's edition of the Washington Business Journal.
“Roger Millay’s skill in setting sound financial strategy and his grasp on projecting the long-term performance outlook for Towers Watson have been integral factors in the company’s past successes, and future path and direction,” said John Haley, Towers Watson’s chairman and chief executive officer. “Roger is a key driver of our sustainable growth and profitability, and we are delighted that he has been recognized as a top performer in his field. We congratulate Roger for this well-deserved honor.”
Millay has over 25 years of experience in financial officer positions and has served as chief financial officer at Towers Watson and its predecessor Watson Wyatt since August 2008. Prior to his current role, he held positions with Discovery Communications LLC, General Electric, Airgas and Arthur Young & Company. Millay has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree in accounting from Georgetown University’s Graduate School of Business. He also is a certified public accountant.
About Towers Watson
Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW) is a leading global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management. The company offers consulting, technology and solutions in the areas of benefits, talent management, rewards, and risk and capital management. Towers Watson has more than 14,000 associates around the world and is located on the web at towerswatson.com.