Aon Corp. announced that Chad Karasaki has joined Aon Construction Services Group as managing director. Karasaki, who will also serve as chairman and CEO of the Aon Honolulu office, is the latest in a series of strategic hires by Aon Construction Services Group to strengthen its growing presence in Hawaii.
Karasaki joins Aon from Marsh, where he had worked for 22 years. He was most recently head of Marsh’s Hawaii office and was responsible for managing many of the company’s largest construction, development, hospitality and retail clients.
Karasaki holds more than 20 years of construction risk management experience and has worked in the Hawaii market for almost his entire career. As managing director, he will use his access to this market and his understanding of owner and contractor controlled programs, hurricane and typhoon-related claims and construction defect cases to the benefit of the Honolulu construction practice.