Aon's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Aon (AON)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

May 04, 2012 8:30 am ET

Executives

Gregory C. Case - Chief Executive Officer, President, Executive Director and Member of Executive Committee

Christa Davies - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President

Analysts

Dan Farrell - Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., Research Division

Raymond Iardella - Macquarie Research

Adam Klauber - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division

Jay A. Cohen - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Brian Meredith - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division

Catherine A. Seifert - S&P Equity Research

Yaron Kinar - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Matthew G. Heimermann - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Meyer Shields - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division

Larry Greenberg - Langen McAlenney

Presentation

Operator

Good morning, and thank you for holding. Welcome to Aon plc's First Quarter Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions]

I would also like to remind all parties that this call is being recorded and that it's important to note that some of the comments in today's call may constitute certain statements that are forward-looking in nature as defined by the Private Securities Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from historical results or those anticipated. Information concerning risk factors that could cause such differences are described in the press release covering our first quarter results, as well as having been posted on our website.

Now it is my pleasure to turn the call over to Greg Case, President and CEO of Aon plc. Sir, you may begin.

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