Findley Acquires Hallett Associates

Findley, an independent human resources and employee benefits solutions
firm with more than 250 associates serving more than 2,000 clients
across the country, is growing its footprint with the recent addition of
Pittsburgh-based Hallett Associates, which joined Findley effective June
29, 2018.

Further positioning the firm for continued growth as a regional and
national player in a rapidly changing marketplace, the transaction with
Hallett Associates strengthens Findley’s services with government plans,
cash balance and small plans and expands business with multi-employer

“We are excited to continue our growth strategy with a physical presence
in Pittsburgh,” said John Weber, managing principal of Findley. “By
combining Hallett’s stellar regional reputation, especially in the areas
of government and multi-employer plans, with Findley’s depth of
resources and breadth of services, we will offer options for employers
in western Pennsylvania, western New York and West Virginia that they
have not had in the past.”

As part of the transaction, Keith Nichols, president of Hallett
Associates, will become a principal with Findley and lead efforts in the
markets noted above. “I am excited about the increased depth of
resources and expanded range of services we can offer our region as a
result of this transaction,” said Nichols. “This is a major win for our
clients and the future clients we will serve.”

The transaction follows the recent rebranding of the 50-year-old firm
from Findley Davies|BPS&M to Findley. Findley offers consulting and
administration services related to retirement plans, ESOPs, health and
group benefits, change management and communications, compensation and
rewards, compliance, global services and mergers and acquisitions. The
firm serves organizations from nearly all industry sectors including
health care, manufacturing, professional services, retail, financial
institutions, nonprofits, multi-employers and government entities.
Clients range from smaller privately held companies to large
multi-national, publicly traded companies with 10,000 or more employees.

About FindleyFindley is an independent human resources and
employee benefits consulting and solutions firm that delivers value,
responsiveness and expertise to help clients navigate today’s evolving
business environment. With 50 years of experience, the firm partners
with clients to align people and benefits strategies with business
goals. Findley’s more than 250 associates are located in Chicago,
Cleveland, Columbus, Ohio, Toledo, Ohio, Louisville, Ky., Nashville,
Tenn. and Pittsburgh and serve more than 2,000 clients across all 50
states. To learn more visit

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