Renae Flanders, AON
Chief operating officer, construction services group
Renae Flanders has been with Aon for 23 years and currently serves as COO for the company’s construction services group in the US, partnering with her team to deliver growth to the firm and ensure a strong operating model for the business. Immediately prior to this role, Flanders spent a year as deputy regional leader and nine years as chief financial officer for Aon’s US retail operation.
In addition to her duties as COO, Flanders co-chairs Aon’s US diversity and inclusion council, which has a mission to be intentional in its efforts to realize employee equity, diversity and inclusion by raising awareness and creating professional opportunities that will help Aon deliver the highest level of excellence. She is also a CPA and a member of the CFO leadership council. Flanders received a Women of Distinction Award from the Philadelphia Business Journal in 2015 and was named to IBA’s Elite Women list earlier this year.