Re/insurance brokerage Aon has announced the appointment of Emma Carpenter as global super yacht leader.
Taking up her position in London in early March, Carpenter will drive the development of Aon’s super yacht insurance broking business globally.
She joins the company from Willis Towers Watson, where she has served as a super yacht insurance broker for more than a decade.
Carpenter has more than 17 years’ experience in the marine sector, with previous roles including super yacht insurance broker for Ed (formerly Cooper Gay) and underwriting assistant for 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, Global Marine at Aon.
“Emma brings a strong 17-year track record of delivering for clients in the yacht market and is highly regarded in the industry,” he continued.
“Her experience, specialist expertise and impressive network of contacts will be integral in offer our clients best-in-class advice and service. I am pleased to welcome her to the team.”