Aon Reinsurance appoints Jones in Asia

November 21 2018 by InsuranceAsia News Staff

Richard Jones (pictured) will join Aon Reinsurance Solutions in May 2019 as Asia executive chairman and be responsible for business development and supporting clients across the Asia region.

He will be based in Singapore and report to George Attard, chief executive Asia, Aon Reinsurance Solutions.

Jones has most recently served as chairman of Asia Pacific at Guy Carpenter, where he has spent the past 31 years of his career; he has been based in Asia for the past 17 years. The move comes after Guy Carpenter’s parent company Marsh & McLennan had a bid accepted for rival JLT which includes JLT Re.

Attard commented: “[Jones] is a respected leader in the industry and his insight, experience and counsel will enhance our capabilities in the region. His depth of understanding of the Asia reinsurance sector will assist our firm in delivering the exceptional level of service our clients demand.”