Ilya Bonic is a Senior Partner and President of Mercer's Career business, as well as the interim European Business Leader for Mercer’s Talent business. Ilya has over 20 years’ experience in Human Resource consulting and has worked with leading multi-national companies to build Human resource information resources and tools that allow them to make more informed decisions on strategic people issues.
Ilya’s experience includes multiple regional and global leadership roles. In combination these provide for an extensive international background that encompasses all aspects of Mercer’s Talent business services. Ilya joined Mercer in Australia and soon after relocated to Singapore to deliver on Asia Pacific regional responsibilities. Following 5 years in Asia, Ilya moved to Europe and has since based in Geneva. During his time in Geneva, Ilya has undertaken both global and regional roles that have encompassed responsibilities in all markets from which Mercer delivers client consulting services. With his international background and through his various client and business leadership roles, Ilya has been well placed to comment on current issues and emerging trends for Human Resources.
Ilya regularly presents at various industry forums and is consistently invited by clients to provide their Human Resource teams, line managers and executives with insights into the HR issues, risks and opportunities that face them in managing in the competitive marketplace.