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An award-winning night for Aon at the Insurance Times Awards
Aon is National Broker of the Year for 2nd consecutive year

An award-winning night for Aon at the Insurance Times Awards

Aon is National Broker of the Year for 2nd consecutive year


LONDON (05 December 2012) – Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON) won the prestigious Broker of the Year and Training Programme of the Year at the Insurance Times 2012 Awards.  Insurance Times is one of the leading insurance publications in the UK and the annual awards celebrate exceptional achievement throughout the insurance industry.


The awards come on the back of a market-leading year for Aon, including the global move of its headquarters from Chicago to London and the development of innovative client initiatives. In winning the Broker of the Year Award, Aon was recognised for its commitment to client service and its innovative, business-wide approach to delivering client-focused solutions.


Aon was also awarded Training Programme of the Year.  The Aon Early Careers Development Programme is an industry-leading initiative designed to nurture and develop young talent at Aon and to support and encourage career development in young people.


Jim Herbert, CEO, Aon Risk Solutions UK said: “We are delighted to be recognised by our industry peers as Broker of the Year for the second consecutive year. We have an incredible team at Aon - our success is down to our colleagues' hard work and having that leading edge, with the focus, desire and unrivalled expertise to serve clients best in our industry. Receiving recognition for our industry-leading initiatives is a great honour.”


He added “We are also delighted to be awarded Training Programme of the Year which confirms our belief that Aon is leading the way in nurturing and harnessing the young talent of tomorrow.  Our Talent Development team invested a lot of time to develop a strong and robust framework for the Early Careers Programme.  This award is well-deserved recognition for our mentoring and practical experience which enables young people to develop a career in our industry.”   


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Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 62,000 colleagues worldwide, Aonunites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and technical expertise. Aon has been named repeatedly as the world’s best broker, best insurance intermediary, reinsurance intermediary, captives manager and best employee benefits consulting firm by multiple industry sources. Visit for more information on Aon to learn about Aon’s global partnership and shirt sponsorship with Manchester United.

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