"We are pleased to welcome Byron Spruell to the Aon Board of Directors," said Aon board chair Lester B. Knight. "With his dynamic leadership skills, unwavering integrity and keen strategic insight, Byron will provide valuable perspective on how the firm continues to evolve to better serve clients during this era of unprecedented volatility."
Mr. Spruell currently serves as President, League Operations at the NBA, which he joined in 2016 after two decades at Deloitte LLP. He has more than 27 years of experience in a rage of professional service roles. He is also on the board of several non-profits, including the University of Notre Dame Board of Trustees and the Jackie Robinson Foundation.
"Aon has been a leader in serving clients around the world for many years, and I consider it a privilege to join the team helping to chart its future," said Mr. Spruell. "The most successful organizations build on their strengths, and it's clear to me that Aon is committed to innovation and developing new answers to today's most pressing challenges."