Neeru Arora is the chief information officer (CIO) for Aon Service Corporation and Aon’s chief knowledge officer. She leads an organization of 250 colleagues, focused on enabling growth, operational efficiency and stability. She is responsible for a vast number of portfolios, including sales and marketing, financial management, human resource management, procurement, legal, audit, compliance and treasury.
Additionally, Arora is accountable for the creation and execution of Aon’s knowledge sharing strategy, part of the unmatched talent agenda. Under her leadership, the firm will continue to develop capabilities that make it easier for colleagues to find expertise, content and communities to better serve clients, drive growth and improve colleague productivity. She is also responsible for delivering Aon’s new global intranet and collaboration tools to enhance communications capabilities and help build a connected company.
Neeru is a proven leader with over 20 years of experience, developing, driving and implementing strategies for growth and operational excellence within large organizations. Prior to joining Aon, Neeru served as a consultant at McKinsey, where she worked with global clients from various industries, focusing on areas of technology management, operations outsourcing and financial transparency. Prior to McKinsey, she served as a Director and Chief of Staff to the Global CIO at UBS. Neeru started her financial career at the Chicago Board of Trade where she was a Fixed Income Economist and led many public investigations in partnership with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).
Neeru holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Economics from Loyola University.