Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc has announced the appointment of Simon Jeffreys as Non-Executive Chairman of Aon UK Ltd.
Mr Jeffreys has been a Non-executive Director of the Aon UK Board since May 2009 and is the current Chairman of the Audit Committee. He is a former Chief Operating Officer at the Welcome Trust as well as serving as Group Chief Administrative Officer of Fidelity Group.
Mr Jeffreys replaces Bruce Carnegie-Brown who was appointed in 2012.
Dominic Christian, Chief Executive Officer of Aon UK, said “We are delighted to welcome Simon Jeffreys to the position of non-executive Chairman of the UK board. He brings a wealth of expertise and knowledge which will be of benefit both to Aon and to our clients. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank Bruce Carnegie-Brown for his very considerable contribution to the growth of Aon in the UK and to wish him every success for the future.”