Alight’s Acquisition of Aon Retiree Health Exchange Business

Latham & Watkins LLP advised Aon on the deal.

Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement, and health solutions, signed definitive agreements to sell its Aon Retiree Health Exchange™ business to Alight.

Alight leverages its proprietary AI and data analytics to optimize business process as a service (BPaaS) to deliver superior outcomes for employees and employers across a comprehensive portfolio of services. Alight allows employees to enrich their health, wealth and work while enabling global organizations to achieve a high-performance culture. 

The Latham corporate team was led by New York and Orange County partner Charles Ruck (Picture) and Chicago partners Bradley Faris and Jason Morelli, with associates Lucy Chauvin and Jonathan Snavely. Washington, D.C. partner Nicholas DeNovio, with associates Pierce Pandolph and Sam Yang, advised on tax matters; Washington, D.C. partners Marc Williamson and Ian Conner, with associate Tara Tavernia, advised on antitrust matters; New York partner Jennifer Pepin, with associates Daniel Gocek and Samantha Voutyras, advised on benefits and compensation matters; and New York partner Jeffrey Tochner and counsel Carrie Girgenti, with associate Max Miroff, advised on intellectual property matters. 

Involved fees earner: Lucy Chauvin – Latham & Watkins; Ian Conner – Latham & Watkins; Nicholas DeNovio – Latham & Watkins; Bradley Faris – Latham & Watkins; Carrie Girgenti – Latham & Watkins; Daniel Gocek – Latham & Watkins; Max Miroff – Latham & Watkins; Jason Morelli – Latham & Watkins; Pierce Pandolph – Latham & Watkins; Jennifer Pepin – Latham & Watkins; Charles Ruck – Latham & Watkins; Tara Tavernia – Latham & Watkins; Jeffrey Tochner – Latham & Watkins; Samantha Voutyras – Latham & Watkins; Marcellus Williamson – Latham & Watkins; Sam Yang – Latham & Watkins;

Law Firms: Latham & Watkins;

Clients: Aon plc ;

Author: Martina Bellini