Nine Asia regional managers leave Aon

June 26 2019 by Andrew Tjaardstra

Nine senior members of Aon Risk Solutions’ Asia regional team have left the broker earlier this week, InsuranceAsia News understands.

The managers have left through a combination of redundancy and early retirement according to a senior market source.

Members of the team that have exited the global broking giant include: Hong Kong-based Betsy Knowles, regional director construction, power and infrastructure, Aon Specialty; Benjamin Chang, Asia regional managing director, Aon Risk Solutions; Les Collett, Asia regional director – structured credit and political risk, Aon Risk Solutions; and Singapore-based Thomas Cain, regional director, Aon Risk Solutions.

According to their LinkedIn profiles, Knowles has been at the broker since August 2014; Collett since August 2016; and Cain since 1999. Chang joined the firm in 1996 when Aon acquired Alexander & Alexander.

Sandeep Malik, Asia Pacific chief executive of Aon Risk Solutions, health solutions and affinity, oversees the region.

InsuranceAsia News has reached out to Aon for comment.