Ciaran Mulligan resigned as global head of manager research at investment consultant Buck Consultants, a source said.
A spokeswoman for Buck confirmed the departure.
“(Mr. Mulligan) has moved on from Buck Consultants at Xerox to pursue a role outside of investment consulting, and we wish him all the best for the future,” the spokeswoman said in an e-mail.
With regard to a replacement for Mr. Mulligan, the spokeswoman said: “(Buck) continues to recruit high-caliber employees across a range of consulting and research roles, and will ensure that our research team is well-resourced to support innovation and future growth.”
Sources said Mr. Mulligan will join Prudential PLC in the U.K. Details of his role were not available by press time. A spokesman for Prudential declined to comment.
Mr. Mulligan could not be reached for comment by press time.