istockphoto / Saklakova
21 November 2018Insurance

Aon taps Guy Carp exec for Asia reinsurance business

Re/insurance broker Aon has appointed Richard Jones as executive chairman of its reinsurance solutions business in Asia.

Jones most recently served as chairman of Asia Pacific at Guy Carpenter, where he spent the past 31 years working across a variety of roles.

Jones will be responsible for business development and supporting clients across the Asia region.

Based in Singapore, Jones will join Aon in May 2019 and will report to George Attard, CEO Asia of Aon’s Reinsurance Solutions business.

Attard commented: “Richard 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.”

Get all the latest re/insurance industry news with our daily newsletter -  sign up here.

More of today's news

JLT Re CEO steps down

JLT Re's Howard joins Guy Carpenter as vice chair

Generali to invest €1bn in digital innovation

Arch appoints new international CEO, reshuffles leadership

Insurers’ exposure limited in PG&E wildfire investigation: AM Best

China non-life margin pressure lingers: Fitch

Catlin syndicate 2003 outlook changed to negative

Don't miss our insurtech email newsletter - sign up today

Already registered?

Login to your account

To request a FREE 2-week trial subscription, please signup.
NOTE - this can take up to 48hrs to be approved.

Two Weeks Free Trial

For multi-user price options, or to check if your company has an existing subscription that we can add you to for FREE, please email Elliot Field at or Adrian Tapping at

More on this story

20 November 2018   Broker Aon has launched an intangible asset insurance cover in line with the change in business models.
30 October 2018   Cyber, alternative capital and shifting government risk into the private sector will be some of the talking points at PCI—as will Aon’s changes to its brand, George deMenocal of Aon’s Reinsurance Solutions US business tells PCI Today.
10 January 2019   Re/insurance broker Aon has partnered with SBC InsurTech, a company focused on innovation programmes for the insurance industry, help its clients make better decisions around how they might partner with and invest in insurtech start-ups.