CHICAGO (May 9, 2018) – Aon plc, the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today announced the appointment of Richard Schuyler as Chief Executive Officer of Aon Carrier Link, a channel that uses data and analytics to give buyers greater choice and efficiency of placing the largest and most complex risks.
In his new role, Schuyler will focus on enabling clients to digitally manage the entire placement process – end-to-end in a single platform – by leveraging technology to efficiently connect Aon’s retail broking organization with insurers. This innovative technology will simplify access, driving actionable insights from data.
“Richard is uniquely positioned to lead Aon’s mission of digital placement through Aon Carrier Link, as he has served in a variety of technology leadership and executive roles overseeing IT strategy, application development and operations,” said Michael O’Connor, CEO of Aon Risk Solutions. “His deep understanding of both technology and insurance broking will help us significantly scale and grow Aon Carrier Link.”
Schuyler joined Aon in 2013 and most recently served as Global CIO for Aon’s Business Technology Solutions group. He brings more than 20 years of technology experience across health care, insurance, financial services and consulting to his new role.
“Aon continues to invest in data and analytics to fuel insights and innovation for our clients,” added O’Connor. “This announcement represents a milestone on our path to transform our client experience through technology, data and analytics. We are committed to more effectively serve our clients now and in the future.”
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