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The proposed combination is highly complementary and immediately improves our ability to better serve existing client need, making us more capable in our core businesses with: Our combined capabilities in data and analytics accelerate innovation to better address emerging needs with: Together, we can more capably meet client’s existing needs and innovate more effectively to address emerging needs. Other than in accordance with legal or regulatory obligations, neither Aon nor WTW is The Vanguard Group, Inc. ( IRSH) Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Willis Towers Watson plc 04-Feb-2021 / 14:05 GMT/BST Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group. 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DUBLIN, Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (NYSE: AON) and Willis Towers Watson plc (NASDAQ: WLTW) today announced the future leadership team for the firm that will be effective upon the completion of the proposed combination of Aon and Willis Towers Watson.Guided by a one firm mindset, the new leadership team will come together following … available as of the date of this communication which, while believed to be true when made, may ultimately prove to be incorrect. Our sophisticated approach to risk helps clients free up capital. governmental, regulatory, technological and other factors that could materially affect WTW’s results of operations and financial condition, is contained in WTW’s filings with the SEC. 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This once-in-a-generation combination establishes the combined Aon as the firm to help clients navigate today’s challenges and together tackle some of the greatest issues facing society. There has never been a greater need for our combined firm's capabilities. proposed combination by means of a scheme of arrangement are anticipated to be issued in reliance upon the exemption from the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act pursuant to the exemption from Additional information about Aon’s directors and executive officers is contained in Aon’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2019, filed with the Forward-looking statements are prospective in nature and are such shares may be affected by the laws or regulatory requirements of the relevant jurisdictions in which they are resident. under any obligation, and each expressly disclaims any intention or obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. 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