Steve Rimmer, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP to Speak at KCís Legal Series: M&A Transactions & Underfunded Benefit Plan Issues Explored Live Webcast
New York, NY, September 07, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series has announced that Steve Rimmer, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Legal Series: M&A Transactions & Underfunded Benefit Plan Issues Explored LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled on October 17, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET.
For further details, please follow: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2013_M&A_Transactions_&_Underfunded_Benefit_Plan.html)
The growing issues arising from underfunded benefit plans are beginning to have a significant impact on many employers and their employees. Identifying these potential early on in the process can significantly minimize damages.
This Knowledge Group Live webcast: M&A Transactions & Underfunded Benefit Plan Issues Explored aims to put you in the know with respect to understanding key issues surrounding underfunded benefit plans and their impact on your company. Employee benefits practitioners will take you through practical and real world examples while providing end-to-end discussion of the most critical issues affecting underfunded benefit plan.
The following key topics will be addressed in this Live two-hour webcast:
• Underfunded Benefit Plans: An Overview
• Multi-Employer Benefit Plans
• Single-Employer Plans
• Insights on M&A Underfunded Benefit Plan Best Practices and Techniques
• Updates and Issues on M&A Underfunded Benefit Plan
About Steve Rimmer
Steve has 30 years of experience in the human resource consulting field and specializes in coordinating the HR aspects of mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs. Steve is a NY-based principal in our Human Resource Transaction Services practice and works on transactions with a full array of private equity and strategic clients. He has significant experience addressing executive compensation and pension issues arising on deals.
Steve has been with PwC for 24 years, including 19 years in New York and five years in London. Prior to joining PwC, Steve qualified as an actuary with a leading UK firm of actuaries. Steve is a fellow of the UK Institute of Actuaries, a Certified Compensation Professional and holds an MBA from the University of Manchester.
Recent thought leadership includes chapters in books by PEI on HR due diligence and PE portfolio compensation.
About PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
As a leading provider of HR consulting services, PwC's Human Resource Services' global network of 6,000 HR practitioners in over 150 countries, brings together a broad range of professionals working in the human resource arena — retirement, health & welfare, total compensation, HR strategy and operations, regulatory compliance, workforce planning, talent management and global mobility— affording our clients a tremendous breadth and depth of expertise, both locally and globally to effectively address the issues they face.
PwC is differentiated from its competitors by its ability to combine top-tier HR consulting expertise with the tax, accounting, and financial analytics expertise that have become critical aspects of HR programs.
For more information go to: www.pwc.com/us/hrs
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website: www.knowledgecongress.org.