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Meet Joe Chapman

Managing Director, Aon

Joe focuses on developing relationships with large corporations (Public, Private & Multinational), private equity, Long Term Care, construction (as it relates to general contractors and Developers) Financial Services and selected start up entities. He ensures clients have access to the appropriate resources of risk, human capital and retirement within Aon. His goal is to minimize exposure to risk and maximize value for a client’s spend.

Joe joined Aon in April 2007 as a Managing Director and brings a diverse background to the team, with Risk Management experience of over 25 years. Prior to Aon, he was affiliated with Marsh holding a managerial position in origination and in client management. Additionally, he was in the commercial and investment banking field for 14 years. Initiated, structured, and closed over $2.0 billion in related private equity transactions from the senior, subordinated and equity positions for New York based money center banking institutions.

Joe’s background, in addition to risk management and benefits, includes investment banking, corporate finance and manufacturing. He has used this expertise in identifying acquisitions, managing risk through acquisitions and evaluating all investments (internal and external) from a return-on-investment perspective. He manages the resources of Aon to identify the appropriate opportunities for his clients and prospects. Prior to Joe entering the financial services industry, Joe spent 8 years working in manufacturing facilities in various line positions.

Joe earned a Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in finance from the University of South Carolina and a Bachelor of Science in Financial Management from Clemson University.