Kent Fergusson, Business Systems Manager at Aon, shares some insights into the company’s connection with FinTechNZ:
Q: What is Aon doing in the FinTech space?
A: We are continuing to find ways to serve our clients. Our amazing, talented technology team are always looking for new ways to collaborate and partner with start-ups and challengers.
Q: How do you see financial services changing in the next five years?
A: A lot will change in the next five years. We will see greater access to data, alongside the development of new services, enabling a continued focus on client-centricity and product creation. Combined with real-time access to the right information, the digital realm will open up possibilities for both existing firms, and new entrants, to reimagine the financial services space.
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New Zealand is the leading provider of insurance broking, risk management and associated services both in New Zealand and globally. Through access to New Zealand’s largest and most trusted insurers, Aon designs and places insurance for individuals, small to medium businesses, corporate and agri business.
We pride ourselves on protecting all different kinds of New Zealanders, from young families through to the diverse businesses and farms that the success of our economy is built on. Our experienced brokers understand their clients’ needs to provide an extensive range of broking and financial services at a local, regional, national and global level.
We continually invest in our professional talent, technology and the development of specialised products to serve our clients in all major industry groups. We are proud of our people, past and present, and value having a strong presence in New Zealand business and in our local communities. Aon is a long-time supporter of a number of sports and cultural organisations, helping them strive for excellence and achieve their goals.
• Aon has over 900 employees across 77 offices worldwide.
• The company was established in New Zealand, 1995 but has been known globally as Aon since 1987.
• Aon’s global vision is to be universally recognised as the premier risk and human capital management advisory firm.