Chief Executive Officer, Aon Centre for Innovation and Analytics (ACIA)
Fergal Collins is the Chief Executive Officer of the Aon Centre for Innovation and Analytics in Dublin and Krakow, part of Aon’s global Data & Analytic Services group. Fergal joined the ACIA in 2009, and held a number of roles before becoming CEO in 2016. Fergal manages corporate direction and strategy for the ACIA, with a focus on capturing the full potential of Aon’s data and analytics for both colleagues and clients. He is also responsible for driving integration across Aon’s three ACIA locations (Dublin, Krakow and Singapore) and the broader Aon team, and for building collaborative partnerships with the ACIA’s diverse stakeholder groups.
Fergal holds a PhD in Genetics from the Queen’s University, Belfast and a BSc in Biotechnology from the National University of Ireland, Galway. Prior to Aon, Fergal spent nearly 10 years with Accenture’s Financial Services practice, leading teams in technology and regulatory change programmes in financial institutions including Nordea, AIG, Barclays and Allied Irish Banks.