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GBGH Hosts First Latin America Regional Summit

The Global Business Group on Health℠ (GBGH) held its inaugural Latin America Regional Summit on January 24. In partnership with Mercer Marsh Beneficios, members were able to network in-person in Mexico City. José Luis Avilés Mercado of Mercer Marsh Beneficios moderated a panel on regional health management trends with his colleagues, Dr. Jonathan Cuevas and Diana Moreno. Their insights helped kick off the employer benchmarking session. Members discussed:

  • Family-friendly benefits and leave
  • Diversity and inclusion considerations
  • Financial and mental well-being initiatives
  • Utilizing apps to engage employees in benefit and well-being efforts

GBGH concluded the summit by highlighting the Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Well-being Global Distinction award winner, Johnson & Johnson. Pablo Cesar Vega, Dr. Carlos Eduardo Dias, and Roya Bartlett discussed Johnson & Johnson’s global well-being strategy and initiatives in Brazil.

GBGH members enjoyed the opportunity to benchmark and learn from others in-person and via webinar. GBGH members may access the Summit Insights publication to see key highlights from the inaugural event. If you are interested in learning more about the Global Business Group on Health, please contact us here. The 2019 Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Well-being Global Distinction award program launched February 11th, 2019. If you have any questions for the Global Distinction award program, please email: