Morneau Shepell Ltd. is acquiring U.S.-based MorningStar Health Inc.

The acquisition will allow Morneau Shepell to enhance its U.S. presence in absence management, including leaves, disability, absence reporting and accommodation. MorningStar Health’s plan sponsor clients and employees, including its leadership team, will join Morneau Shepell but will remain based in Grand Rapids, MI.

Read: Morneau Shepell closes acquisition of some of Mercer’s U.S. health, DB businesses

“MorningStar Health is well positioned for substantial client-base and revenue growth supported by a track record of consistent top-line growth over the years, high customer satisfaction and retention and innovation,” said Nigel Branker, president, health and productivity solutions and executive vice-president at Morneau Shepell, in a press release.

“We are excited to welcome our new colleagues to the team and thrilled to continue advancing our strategy to accelerate growth in the United States.”

Copyright © 2021 Transcontinental Media G.P. Originally published on

Join us on Twitter

Add a comment

Have your say on this topic! Comments that are thought to be disrespectful or offensive may be removed by our Benefits Canada admins. Thanks!

* These fields are required.
Field required
Field required
Field required