Willis HR announces merger with JER HR Group

November 28, 2022

JER HR Group and Willis HR jointly announce JER HR Group’s acquisition of Willis HR in a private transaction. Willis HR is a leading HR consulting firm servicing clients in SMB and nonprofit markets. Willis HR has been recognized as the Best Human Resources Benefits Company of the Year in 2021 and 2022, presented by SC Best in Business. The merger will expand HR offerings, increase capacity, and make a greater impact to the SC business community.

Jada Willis, CEO of Willis HR said, “This is such an exciting opportunity for our clients and our team. JER HR Group is a perfect partner and an excellent choice to take us to the next level. JER HR Group focuses on taking care of the people that they serve while providing the best in HR services and technology. They work with hundreds of clients nationwide each year, and we are confident that our clients will benefit from the combined offerings.”

Willis HR provides custom HR solutions for small organizations who often don’t have internal HR departments or extensive HR staff. Willis HR services include monthly HR support, organizational development, and custom training programs. JER HR Group will merge the HR consulting business of Willis HR within its HR Services division. This integration will expand JER HR Group’s clients and geographic footprint nationwide.

“JER HR Group brings more than 30 years of experience in HR services, working with clients nationwide. Acquiring Willis HR, enhances JER HR Group’s capacity to deliver expanded services and HCM technology to current Willis HR clients. The comprehensive and robust service offerings will better serve the South Carolina SMB and nonprofit community.” said Mahesh Kumar, Managing Director of JER HR Group.

United together, the organization will continue to provide a client-focused approach to HR services, such as, employment law compliance, policy development, performance management, conflict resolution, leadership coaching and training.


JER HR Group is a leading human resources consulting firm helping for-profit companies, nonprofit organizations, and government entities through the United States to recruit, develop, engage, and retain their greatest resource—People. JER HR Group is headquartered in New York City, New York with additional offices in Raleigh and Greensboro, North Carolina and Fayetteville, Arkansas. JER HR Group is a certified minority owned business. For more information, visit JER HR Group www.jerhrgroup.com and Trainery www.trainery.com.