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Morneau Shepell is the leading provider of technology-enabled HR services that delivers an integrated approach to well-being through our cloud-based platform. Our focus is providing everything our clients need to support the mental, physical, social and financial well-being of their people. By improving lives, we improve business. Our approach spans services in employee and family assistance, health and wellness, recognition, pension and benefits administration, retirement and benefits consulting, actuarial and investment services. Morneau Shepell employs almost 6,000 employees who work with some 24,000 client organizations that use our services in 162 countries. Morneau Shepell is a publicly traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: MSI).

Company history

Morneau Shepell has been a leading provider of human resources consulting and outsourcing services for 50 years.

With our focus on innovative solutions, we deliver human resources and workplace health and productivity solutions that help clients across North America better manage their costs and enhance the strength of their organizations.

Here are some milestones in the company’s history:

Timeline

2019

Morneau Shepell acquires MorningStar Health.

Morneau Shepell acquires Mercer’s stand-alone, large market, health and defined benefit pension plan administration business in the United States.

2018

Morneau Shepell acquires LifeWorks.

2017

Morneau Shepell acquires Chestnut Global Partners.

Morneau Shepell acquires Pro Health Group.

Morneau Shepell acquires Longpré.

2016

Morneau Shepell acquires Solareh.

Morneau Shepell celebrates 50-year anniversary on July 7, 2016.

2015

Morneau Shepell acquires Bensinger, DuPont & Associates.

Morneau Shepell acquires the U.S. health and welfare benefits administration business of Ceridian.

2014

Morneau Shepell acquires Blue Balloon Health Services.

Morneau Shepell acquires Pacific Risk Management Corp. (PRM).

Morneau Shepell acquires Groupe AST from ADP Canada.

2013

Morneau Shepell Inc. acquires Collage Pediatric Therapy.

Morneau Shepell Inc. acquires Dion Durrell’s workers’ compensation business.

2012

Morneau Shepell Inc. acquires the Canadian pension and benefits administration practice of Mercer Canada.

Morneau Shepell Inc. acquires SBC Systems to enhance Benefits Administration platform.

2011

Morneau Shepell Inc. acquires Jacques Lamarre & Associates (JLA) to expand Employee Assistance Program presence in Quebec.

Morneau Shepell Inc. ("Morneau Shepell") has completed the reorganization of Morneau Sobeco Income Fund from an income trust structure into a public corporation named Morneau Shepell Inc.

2008

Morneau Sobeco Income Fund becomes a major player in workplace health and productivity solutions with its acquisition of Shepell·fgi.

MSIF adds further depth in western Canada by acquiring the actuarial firm of Leong & Associates.

2007

MSIF enhances its Ontario presence by acquiring the defined benefit pension business of Cowan Benefits Consulting.

2006

MSIF expands its western Canada presence by acquiring Heath Benefits Consulting.

2005

The firm becomes an income trust: Morneau Sobeco Income Fund (MSIF).

1998

Morneau acquires the Canadian pension consulting practice of Deloitte & Touche.

1997

W.F. Morneau & Associates and Sobeco merge to form Morneau Sobeco.

1996

Morneau launches its administrative outsourcing practice.

1992

Morneau forms a strategic alliance with Coopers & Lybrand and absorbs its pension consulting and actuarial business.

1987

Morneau opens its first US office.

1966

W.F. Morneau & Associates ("Morneau") is established.