President and CEO, Aon Benfield US
George deMenocal is President and Chief Executive Officer of Aon Benfield US, the world’s leading reinsurance intermediary and full service capital advisor. He began his insurance career in 1979 as a domestic insurance broker at Alexander & Alexander, Inc. in New York City. In 1982, he
joined Thomas A. Greene & Company (a newly formed A&A reinsurance subsidiary). Following Aon’s acquisition of Alexander & Alexander Services Inc. in 1996, George worked for Aon Benfield in both the New York City and Stamford, Connecticut offices as a reinsurance intermediary with
account servicing and production responsibilities. Over his 32-year career at Aon Benfield, George has served on a number of leadership assignments, including Branch Manager of the Stamford, Connecticut office for over 14 years. George was promoted to President and CEO of Aon Benfield US in July,
In addition to management, production and account responsibilities on US property and casualty treaty reinsurance accounts, in his new role as President and CEO, George is responsible for managing Aon Benfield’s US Treaty and Facultative operations, including North American business reinsured in
Bermuda and London.
George graduated from Hartwick College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He holds CPCU and ARe designations.
Outside of work, George is a Vestry member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in New Canaan, CT, and a past Board member of the ABC House in New Canaan, CT.