Aon appoints Jillian SLYFIELD as Chief Innovation Officer

1 December 2021 —
Aon announced the appointment of Jillian SLYFIELD as the firm's Chief Innovation Officer, effective Dec. 1, 2021.

SLYFIELD, who is based in San Francisco, will report to Aon CEO Greg CASE and join the Aon Executive Committee, which is responsible for executing on the firm's Aon United Blueprint.

SLYFIELD joined Aon in 2015 and most recently served as Aon's Digital Economy Practice Leader, where she addressed digital disruption of traditional industries and the on-demand economy with a focus on mobility as a service, the future of work and platform marketplaces.

Prior to joining Aon in 2015, SLYFIELD served as a leading advisor to mid-size and global organizations while working for an international brokerage firm and a number of national multi-risk insurance companies. At Aon, SLYFIELD serves on the firm's Global Inclusive Leadership Council and advises several emerging technology businesses.

With this transition, SLYFIELD assumes the responsibilities of Tony GOLAND, who will retire at the end of 2021 after a distinguished career at Aon - as Chief Human Resources Officer and then its first Chief Innovation Officer - and McKinsey & Company, where he was a senior partner and spent 30 years advising leading organizations.