Oliver Wyman Group, comprised of management consulting firms Oliver Wyman and NERA Economic Consulting, has appointed Rachel Kirsh as chief risk and compliance officer.

In her new role, Kirsh will be responsible for overseeing global management of the company's enterprise risk management program. She also will lead all compliance efforts across the company, working closely with the Marsh & McLennan compliance team.

Kirsh joined Oliver Wyman in 2002 as global head of human capital operations. Prior to joining the company, she worked as an employment lawyer.