Aon plc News

Aon, in Partnership with Hiscox, Offers Ebola Liability Cover

Aon has launched an Ebola response product available to all health care institutions and features worldwide coverage on cases brought in the U.S. Negotiated in partnership with Hiscox, the product – called the Ebola liability insurance wrap – covers scenarios …

Some Insurers Exclude Ebola; Others Offer New Products

As fear of Ebola infections spreads to developed economies, U.S. and British insurance companies have begun writing Ebola exclusions into standard policies to cover hospitals, event organizers and other businesses vulnerable to local disruptions. As a result, new policies and …

Andy Weitz Joins Aon as SVP of Global Marketing & Communications

Aon plc announced that Andy Weitz, 37, will become senior vice president of global marketing and communications on October 1st. Weitz was most recently president and CEO of the U.S. region for Hill + Knowlton Strategies, a global business advisory …

Aon’s Evans Joins Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Co., the largest bank on the U.S. West Coast, hired Alejandra Evans as senior vice president for risk management and  international business at its insurance operation. Evans joins from Aon Plc, where she was managing director in …

Aon Welcomes UK Government’s Launch of ‘Trailblazer’ for Insurance Apprentices

Aon plc has issued the following statements regarding the UK government’s announcement of the Trailblazer insurance apprentice program. Dominic Christian, CEO of Aon UK Limited, said: “We are proud to have been instrumental in the development of the new apprenticeship …

Aon Names Bruno as Executive VP – Enterprise Innovation and CIO

Aon plc announced the appointment of John G. Bruno as Executive Vice President of Enterprise Innovation and Chief Information Officer for Aon, effective September first. He will also become a member of the Executive Committee, reporting to President and CEO …

Aon Launches Entrepreneurs Program for Women-Led Businesses

A bulletin from Aon’s London headquarters notes that as “part of its global strategy to empower human and economic possibility for clients, colleagues and communities,” it is launching its “Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) program” in partnership with Springboard 2000 Enterprises …

Aon Accused by N.Y.-N.J. Port Authority of Unauthorized Commissions

Aon Plc was sued by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey which claims the insurance broker kept unauthorized commissions and failed to return premium overpayments, causing the agency to pay millions of dollars more than it should …

Aon Hewitt Announces New Hire in New York Office

Aon Hewitt, the global human resource consulting business of Aon plc, recently announced the hire of Michael Yinger as the global recruitment process outsourcing delivery leader in New York. Yinger will be accountable for the execution of services provided to …

Aon Risk Solutions Names Middle-Market Practice Leader in Philadelphia

Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc, announced the addition of Jack Reick as a middle-market practice leader in the Philadelphia office. In his new role, Reick will be responsible for driving growth and delivering risk …