Aon UK appoints new non-executive Chairman Aon Risk Solutions

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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.”