Sydney K. Hedberg, MARSH & MCLENNAN COMPANIES
MARSH & MCLENNAN COMPANIES
Sydney Hedberg has no shortage of titles. In addition to being the associate director of the MMC Advantage team and enabling growth across Marsh & McLennan Companies’ four operating units – Marsh, Mercer, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman – Hedberg is also team lead of the energy initiative for the US, geography lead for the South Central partnership, and author of Barneys, Bergdorfs & Bill$: A Girlfriends’ Guide to Finance. Internally, Hedberg works to connect colleagues across the firm, seeking to leverage opportunities for cross-operating company services and products for her clients. For her work with large catastrophic issues, Hedberg uses OpCo expertise and seeks out strategic partnerships with clients to craft solutions, while simultaneously monitoring governmental efforts to monetize and solve for these risks.
Outside of MMC, Hedberg is an active member of the Ole Miss Alumni Association and volunteers as an advisor for the collegiate society of Women in Business, where she has spoken about her book and the importance of financial literacy for female and young professionals.