Global (re)insurance broker Aon has appointed Edwin Charnaud Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) chairman for its mergers & acquisition (M&A) and transaction solutions business unit, effective 15 April 2019.
Charnaud will be responsible for supporting the regional M&A and Transaction Solutions growth plans and focus on strengthening relationships with private equity and infrastructure clients.
Prior to joining Aon, he was chairman of the global infrastructure practice and EMEA head of private equity and M&A at Marsh since 2004.
Alistair Lester, CEO, M&A and Transaction Solutions at Aon in EMEA said: “We are delighted that Edwin will join as EMEA Chairman of Aon M&A and Transaction Solutions. He has long been recognised as a pre-eminent individual in our part of the Private Equity, Infrastructure and M&A ecosystem,”
“He is someone I have long admired and respected; he has a strongly established track record in the market and we will benefit greatly from his experience and insights as we continue to pursue our ambition to be the leading provider of specialist advisory services and innovative transaction insurance solutions to the M&A community.”