Mazen Abukhater

Leadership Profile

Mazen Abukhater

Head, Retirement Middle East


Mazen is a Principal and actuary based in the United Arab Emirates and leads Mercer’s Retirement business in the Middle East.

He joined Mercer Canada in 2002 and relocated to Dubai in 2008 to help develop Mercer’s employee benefits business. Since his move the Retirement business for Mercer has grown significantly and the team has had the opportunity of working with many clients including large state social security systems in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait and Bahrain as well as a number of private sector companies that require actuarial and retirement-related consulting services.

Mazen graduated from the University of Western Ontario in Canada with a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and a diploma in honors standing in Statistics and Actuarial Sciences. He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and Canadian Institute of Actuaries.