Professional Development

2017 CIA Annual Meeting

June 21–22, 2017
Québec City Convention Centre, Québec

Anna Rappaport

Anna Rappaport is an internationally recognized expert on the impact of change on retirement systems and workforce issues. Following a 28-year career with Mercer Human Resource Consulting, she established her own firm, specializing in strategies for better retirement systems. Prior to working with Mercer, she spent 18 years in the life insurance industry. 

Ms. Rappaport has helped many organizations develop their retirement benefits strategies. She is committed to improving America’s retirement systems, with a special focus on women’s retirement security. In her organizational participation, writing, and speaking, she brings forward important issues to ensure that decision-makers can act on the best-available information, strongly driven by facts and thorough analysis.

Ms. Rappaport published her first paper on social and demographic issues in 1975 and has been studying these issues ever since. The topics she focuses on include the future of employee benefits, strategies for retirement security, implications of an aging workforce, phased retirement, post-retirement risk, social security, and women’s special retirement challenges. 



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