August 27, 2019
Global (re)insurance broker Aon has launched an Accident, Health & Life practice group in its Reinsurance Solutions business to help insurers take advantage of growth opportunities in the sector.
Roger Smith, who has worked at the firm for the past 20 years and was previously head of Accident, Health & Life for Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) will now become chairman of Aon’s Reinsurance Solutions business.
Smith and the team will have the responsibility for scaling opportunities on a global basis, building on Aon’s global network and working closely with its property and casualty brokers.
Nick Frankland, UK CEO of Aon’s Reinsurance Solutions business and executive sponsor for the practice group, commented: “Whether tackling evolving healthcare regimes, negotiating annuity deals to free up capital or managing unpredictable catastrophic events, we are ready to help insurers grow in a competitive environment and help them develop capital strategies to embrace emerging opportunities.”