Aon has announced the appointment of Emma Carpenter as its global super yacht leader. Carpenter will join the company in March and will drive the development of the company’s super yacht insurance broking business globally. She will be based in London.
Carpenter has 17 years of experience in the marine sector. She joins Aon from Willis Towers Watson, where she spent more than a decade as a super yacht insurance broker. She has also held positions at Ed (formerly Cooper Gay) and British Marine.
“Our yacht business forms a key part of Aon’s marine offering, and we see significant potential for growth in this area,” said Lee Meyrick, CEO of global marine for Aon. “Emma brings a strong 17-year track record of delivering for clients in the yacht market and is highly regarded in the industry. Her experience, specialist expertise and impressive network of contacts will be integral in (offering) our clients best-in-class advice and service. I am pleased to welcome her to the team.”