Aon Corporation announced that Kevin P. Brooks will become president of the specialty property and casualty unit of Combined Specialty Corporation.
Brooks was chairman, president and CEO of General Star Management Company, a surplus lines organization owned by GeneralCologne Re, where he worked for 32 years.
Aon announced plans on April 20th to spin off its underwriting and warranty businesses to its shareholders to create a new holding company called Combined Specialty Corporation. Combined Specialty Corporation will be comprised of the underwriting businesses representing accident and health and disability insurance, extended warranties plus specialty property and casualty products.
Brooks will join Richard Ravin and David Cole as one of the top executives in the new company.