Aon PLC has recruited merger and acquisition insurance veteran and former Willis Towers Watson PLC Manager Julia Papastavridis as CEO in its representation and warranty insurance routines. it looks to grow its transaction business.
Papastavridis was based in New York and was previously a senior transaction risk insurance broker at Willis. Prior to that, she was a representative and guarantor of American International Group Inc. and Everest Insurance Co.
Aon has also hired attorneys Matthew Edwards, Sandrine Emmanuel, Jerald Khoo and John Kramp.
Mr. Edwards, based in New York, joins Vice President. He was most recently an M&A associate in the practice of private equity transactions at Ropes & Gray LLP.
Ms. Emmanuel, based in Toronto, joins Vice President. She was previously a lawyer at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP.
Mr. Khoo, based in New York, joins the vice president. He was previously employed by Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP.
Mr. Kramp, based in Chicago, joins Vice President. Most recently, he was Vice President of Cat Muchin Rosenman LLP.