Paul Summers promoted to global role

Aon appoints reinsurance boss

Aon Benfield has appointed Paul Summers as chief executive of the facultative reinsurance division.

Summers will report to Aon Benfield co-chief executives Dominic Christian and Michael Bungert.

Previously, Summers led Aon Benfield’s international facultative business.

Aon Benfield co-chief executive Dominic Christian said: “Over the past 12 months, Paul has led our facultative business through a period of transition, and his appointment as global CEO is testament to his track record of success and unstinting efforts in a number of senior roles within Aon Benfield Fac and its legacy organisations. Paul is a talented leader who has already made a significant contribution to our firm.” 

Aon Benfield facultative has more than 500 colleagues in 43 offices worldwide that place over $4bn of premium into the global reinsurance and capital markets annually.