Mairead O’Mahony, from Inniscarra, Co. Cork, has been appointed to lead Ireland’s Wealth Solutions department at Aon, where she will be responsible for helping businesses create a more secure future for their clients in one of the largest insurance and pension companies in the world.
In Ireland, Aon has 4 main departments, Commercial Risk Solutions, Health Solutions, Human Capital Solutions and Wealth Solutions, of which Mairead will lead.
Mairead joins Aon from Mercer Ireland, where she had been Chief Commercial Officer of the business since 2019. There she helped grow the business with nearly two decades of experience in the pensions industry in Ireland.
During this period, she has developed a solid experience in business leadership and change management in addition to being a qualified actuary.
In her youth, the Cork native went to Berrings National School and Saint Aloysius Secondary School in Cork City where she was set up for such a bright future. She then traveled to Dublin and went to UCD University to study Actuarial Science.
On landing her big role, Mairead shared her excitement to get into the job.
“I am delighted to join Aon Ireland at a critical time in the transformation of the pension landscape in Ireland.
I am confident that our team of pension and investment experts here at Aon Ireland can help business leaders to thoroughly review their existing pension schemes and deliver the best possible results for their employees and their businesses. »
CEO of Aon Ireland, Rachael Ingle, said: “As Head of Wealth Management Solutions, Mairead will ensure that our team at Aon Ireland is best placed to provide the clarity employers and trustees need. need as they seek to secure a financially secure future for their staff and organizations. .
I am convinced that his unique knowledge, immense experience and strategic vision will help our clients to be better informed, better advised and able to make better decisions regarding the future of their retirement plans.