Aon Corp. has united its merger and acquisition practices to form Aon M&A Solutions, which will provide M&A risk and human capital solutions.
Aon M&A Solutions will be led by Mark Arian and Brian Casey. Brian Cochrane will lead global sales and innovation. The group will be comprised of approximately 100 M&A professionals around the globe working in collaboration with specialty product, solution and industry practices across Aon. The group will be responsible for M&A-related client and project management, and for delivering innovative solutions to Aon’s corporate and private equity clients.
According to an October 22 Bloomberg article, the world’s 1,000 largest non-financial companies have nearly $3 trillion in corporate funds on their balance sheets. In addition, multiple industry reports have cited more than $1 trillion in untapped private equity capital across the globe.