AON names Andy WEITZ Chief Marketing Officer

19 October 2017 — Vlad BOLDIJAR
The risk and insurance brokerage services provider AON announced the appointment of Andy WEITZ to Chief Marketing Officer, effective immediately.

Andy WEITZ takes over for Phil CLEMENT, who is moving into a new role as strategic advisor to the firm, focused on special projects related to corporate reputation.

"Phil architected the plan to build AON into a global brand," said Greg CASE, President and Chief Executive Officer.

"He established the foundation and capability that Andy will now build upon as we continue to strengthen our firm to support our clients. Over more than a decade in his role as CMO, Phil has been a brand and marketing visionary, pushing our firm to achievements that would not have been possible without his leadership.  All of AON is very grateful for his contributions to our success and pleased that he will continue to play a strategic advisory role for our firm as he passes the baton to Andy."

Andy WEITZ joined AON in 2014 as the Senior Vice President of Global Marketing and Communications.

Prior to joining AON, Andy WEITZ was U.S. president and CEO of Hill+Knowlton Strategies, a leading global strategic communications consultancy that is a member of the WPP portfolio. While at Hill+Knowlton, WEITZ also served as COO of the US region and as EVP of the global Corporate Advisory Practice.

"I look forward to working closely with our global colleagues to build on the incredible momentum created during Phil's tenure", said Andy WEITZ.