Aon Risk Solutions has appointed Keith Jackson as chief risk officer.

Jackson will manage a 40-strong central risk and compliance team based in the UK. He was previously chief risk officer at insurance firms Towergate and Bupa, and his risk experience also includes roles at Aegon UK and Aviva. Overall, he brings 15 years of risk expertise to his new role.

Simon Jeffreys, non-executive chairman, Aon UK, says: “We are delighted to welcome Keith Jackson to lead our risk and compliance teams in the UK. His background and extensive career in risk and compliance will help to strengthen our relationships with our regulatory stakeholders.”