Join Aon

Donning a Manchester United football shirt means proudly wearing the Aon name. Turn our pride in being associated with a world-leading brand into your pride. Whether you are an experienced professional or just embarking on your career, Aon has an opportunity for you.

Continue to Aon.com to view jobs around the world

History of Aon & Manchester United

1680


Aon

Hudig-Langeveldt, the world’s first commercial insurance brokerage is founded in the Netherlands. Aon acquired it in 1991, at which time Hudig-Langeveldt is the largest broker in continental Europe


1878


Manchester United

The club was founded as Newton Heath LYR Football Club


1902


Manchester United

The club changed its name to Manchester United


'07-'08


Manchester United

Manchester United won their first league championship


1919


Aon

W. Clement Stone founds an insurance enterprise that would become Combined Insurance Company of America, directly selling supplemental life, accident, and health insurance to insurance individuals.


1927


Aon

Combined moves into airline insurance after Charles Lindbergh’s historic non-stop New York to Paris flight


1945


Manchester United

Sir Matt Busby becomes the team’s manager and leads “the Busby Babes” to success until 1969.


1958


Manchester United

The Munich Air Disaster claims the lives of 8 Manchester United players and 3 of the club's officials.


1964


Aon

Patrick G. Ryan founds Ryan Insurance Group, pioneering the sale of insurance and warranties through car dealerships


1968


Manchester United

Manchester United rebuild their team and become the first English team to win the European Cup.


1982


Aon

Ryan Insurance Group and Combined International Corporation merge and operate as Combined International Corporation.


1986


Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson joins Manchester United becoming the club’s longest running and successful manager.


1987


Aon

Combined International Corporation changes its name to Aon Corporation. Aon is a Gaelic word meaning “oneness”.


'92-'93


Manchester United

Manchester United win the title in the first season of the Premier League.


'98-'99


Manchester United

Manchester United became the first English football club to win The Treble.


2008


Aon

Aon acquires Benfield Group Limited. Aon Benfield becomes the largest reinsurance firm in the world.


2009


Aon

Aon inks a four year partnership with Manchester United that begins in the 2010/11 season


2010


Aon

Aon acquires human resources consulting firm Hewitt Associates. Aon Hewitt is among the world’s top global human capital and management consulting firms.


2012


Aon

Aon announces that it will move its corporate headquarters from Chicago to London


2013


Aon

Aon and Manchester United extend their partnership for an additional eight years.


2013


Manchester United

Manchester United breaks records and wins their 20th league title.


2013


Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson retires as the club’s manager, but remains with the team as a director.


2014


Manchester United

Louis van Gall is appointed new manager- and the club’s first boss from outside the UK and Ireland. Louis van Gall appoints Ryan Giggs to assistant manager.


1680

Aon

Hudig-Langeveldt, the world’s first commercial insurance brokerage is founded in the Netherlands. Aon acquired it in 1991, at which time Hudig-Langeveldt is the largest broker in continental Europe

1878

Manchester United

The club was founded as Newton Heath LYR Football Club

1902

Manchester United

The club changed its name to Manchester United

'07-'08

Manchester United

Manchester United won their first league championship

1919

Aon

W. Clement Stone founds an insurance enterprise that would become Combined Insurance Company of America, directly selling supplemental life, accident, and health insurance to insurance individuals.

1927

Aon

Combined moves into airline insurance after Charles Lindbergh’s historic non-stop New York to Paris flight

1945

Manchester United

Sir Matt Busby becomes the team’s manager and leads “the Busby Babes” to success until 1969.

1958

Manchester United

The Munich Air Disaster claims the lives of 8 Manchester United players and 3 of the club's officials.

1964

Aon

Patrick G. Ryan founds Ryan Insurance Group, pioneering the sale of insurance and warranties through car dealerships

1968

Manchester United

Manchester United rebuild their team and become the first English team to win the European Cup.

1982

Aon

Ryan Insurance Group and Combined International Corporation merge and operate as Combined International Corporation.

1986

Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson joins Manchester United becoming the club’s longest running and successful manager.

1987

Aon

Combined International Corporation changes its name to Aon Corporation. Aon is a Gaelic word meaning “oneness”.

'92-'93

Manchester United

Manchester United win the title in the first season of the Premier League.

'98-'99

Manchester United

Manchester United became the first English football club to win The Treble.

2008

Aon

Aon acquires Benfield Group Limited. Aon Benfield becomes the largest reinsurance firm in the world.

2009

Aon

Aon inks a four year partnership with Manchester United that begins in the 2010/11 season

2010

Aon

Aon acquires human resources consulting firm Hewitt Associates. Aon Hewitt is among the world’s top global human capital and management consulting firms.

2012

Aon

Aon announces that it will move its corporate headquarters from Chicago to London

2013

Aon

Aon and Manchester United extend their partnership for an additional eight years.

2013

Manchester United

Manchester United breaks records and wins their 20th league title.

2013

Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson retires as the club’s manager, but remains with the team as a director.

2014

Manchester United

Louis van Gall is appointed new manager- and the club’s first boss from outside the UK and Ireland. Louis van Gall appoints Ryan Giggs to assistant manager.