Senior Partner & Head of European Distribution - Delegated Consulting Services, Aon Hewitt
Sion Cole is a Senior Partner and Head of European Distribution for Aon Hewitt's European fund management business, Delegated Consulting Services (DCS). Sion is responsible for sales and distribution across all channels within Europe, including pension and non-pension scheme client solutions. Sion also oversees our engagement with the market to ensure appropriate new solutions are created and that all clients receive bespoke solutions to meet their unique requirements.
Sion is a member of the executive committee for the Delegated Consulting Business, was in Financial News’ Top 40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Asset Management (Sept 2014), and was shortlisted for Professional Pensions’ Pensions Personality of the Year Award 2015.
Sion re-joined Aon Hewitt’s investment practice in February 2012 having previously worked at Hewitt for over 8 years to 2010. During 2007 - 2009 he was key to the product design of Aon Hewitt’s Delegated Consulting Service. Previously Sion has acted as a traditional investment consultant where his main client responsibilities included advising both private and public sector clients ranging from £20m to £1.5bn. Prior to re-joining Aon Hewitt in 2012 Sion was Head of UBS’s Fiduciary Business for UK & Ireland. Sion regularly speaks at industry conferences and participates in panels as an expert on the topic of fiduciary management. He graduated from Cardiff University with a First Class Honours in Mathematics and is a Fellow of the UK Institute of Actuaries.