The global professional services firm is opening an office in Cardiff and creating 185 jobs within Wales’ fast-growing financial and professional services sector.
The company will make Cardiff the base for its UK Affinity business, which includes the consumer business and specialises in developing, marketing and administering customised insurance programs and speciality market solutions.
Headquartered in London, it operates in 120 countries worldwide and employs around 50,000 globally.
The Cardiff Capital Region
A large part of the success of the sector in Wales is down to the availability of skilled labour, access to training, as well as employability projects such as the successful Welsh Financial Services Graduate Programme.
Economy Secretary Ken Skates said: “At the heart of our recently-launched national strategy Prosperity for All: economic action plan is a commitment to develop a new and dynamic relationship between Government and business based on the principle of public investment with a social purpose.
“The quality of life enjoyed by people living and working in Cardiff has long been recognised by employers; excellent road, rail and air connections coupled with
“I am delighted to welcome
Martyn Denney, Aon Affinity MD, said: “Cardiff has a strong and vibrant insurance and financial services sector with excellent customer service capability, which
“We’re delighted to be able to bring our business to Wales.”
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