Aon plc has announced that it has appointed Gallagher’s Stephen Rudman as head of Marine for Asia.
Within the role, Rudman will be based in Singapore, where he will be part of Aon’s global marine executive team.
He will also report to Paul Young – Head of Commercial Risk Solutions for Asia at Aon.
Rudman joins Aon from broker Gallagher, where he worked for the past 10 years. In his most recent role at the firm, he served as Head of Marine, Transport and Logistics for Australia.
Prior to Gallagher, Rudman served as National Manager, marine & placement at Jardine Lloyd Thompson Australia.
Overall, Rudman brings over 20 years of marine, hull & liability experience towards his new role at Aon.
“I am excited to join the Aon team and look forward to leveraging Aon’s global expertise and state-of-the-art analytics to provide innovative solutions and ensuring our clients in the marine industry continue to receive the clarity and confidence to make better decisions to protect and grow their business,” Rudman said.
“Businesses in the region are facing several challenges including rising inflation, workforce shortages and increasing climate risks. Stephen’s extensive experience will further enhance our team’s capability to bring scalable solutions to our clients in the marine industry in such a challenging environment. I am confident that he will build on the team’s success and continue to help our clients manage volatility and make better business decisions,” Young commented.