Willis Group Holdings has selected HighRoads’ global benefits technology to collect and manage employee benefits data for its clients and also to support benefits management for its own employees.

HighRoads said that it will provide Willis with a central repository for benefits data including country-specific policies, and benchmarking and financial data that will allow the firm to deliver strategic global consulting services.

HighRoads’ offers a suite of services for benefit supply chain management. The company’s HR control services for benefits supply chain management include procurement and renewal service, SPD service, global data service including vendor and contract service. Other services include union negotiation service, mergers and acquisition service, data feed service, content library and workflow.

Michael Byers, CEO and president of HighRoads, said: “Willis is a global leader that understands the importance of technology-managed data for superior benefits consulting. Together, HighRoads and Willis share the common mission to always challenge the status quo to create new and better ways to serve our mutual clients’ best interests. This partnership does just that.”

Christopher Burns, chief executive officer of global employee benefits practice at Willis, said: “HighRoads offers our clients a very innovative and efficient approach to global benefits management, control and compliance. By pairing the advanced HighRoads technology platform with our global benefits consulting services, we are continuing to elevate the level of service and value we deliver to our global employee benefits clients.”