Corporate Adviser Awards – Book of the night

aon awards

Aon took the prizes for Firm of the Year 2016 and Best Use of Technology at the Corporate Adviser Awards last night.

PwC walked off with the gong in the pension adviser category, with Orb Employee Benefits winning in group risk – as well as taking home the Small Firm of the Year trophy – and Arthur J Gallagher in top spet in the Healthcare Adviser of the Year category.

JLT Employee Benefits won the award for Best Strategy for Investment Advice on Pensions, while Hargreaves Lansdown was awarded Best At-Retirement Solution, at the event at The Lancaster in London hosted by comedian and writer Danny Wallace.

The Best Integrated Health and Wellbeing Solution award went to Willis PMI Group, while the Best Member Communication Strategy category was won by  SHILLING, An Arthur J. Gallagher Company, and the Best Adviser Auto-Enrolment Proposition went to The Ink Group.

In the provider categories Standard Life took top spot in pensions, Canada Life Group Insurance in group risk, Vitality Health in healthcare and Health Shield in the cashplan category.

Royal London’s Governed Range won the Ultimate Default Fund category, while Nest was named Best Master Trust. The new category of Best Provider Decumulation Proposition was awarded to LV= Financial Advice Services.

View the Corporate Adviser Awards book of the night here.


Corporate Adviser Firm of the Year 2016: Aon

Highly commended – Capita Employee Benefits

Pension Adviser of the Year: PwC

Highly commended – Barnett Waddingham

Group Risk Adviser of the Year: Orb Employee Benefits

Highly commended – Arthur J. Gallagher

Healthcare Adviser of the Year: Arthur J. Gallagher

Best Strategy for Investment Advice on Pensions: JLT Employee Benefits

Best Use of Technology by a Corporate Adviser: Aon

Highly commended – Portus Consulting

Best At-Retirement Solution: Hargreaves Lansdown

Highly commended – LEBC The Retirement Adviser

Corporate Adviser Small Firm of the Year 2016: Orb Employee Benefits

Highly commended – Demna Consulting

Best Integrated Health and Wellbeing Solution: Willis PMI Group

Best Member Communication Strategy:  SHILLING, An Arthur J. Gallagher Company

Highly commended – AHC

Best Adviser Auto-Enrolment Proposition: The Ink Group

Highly Commended – Chiltern Consultancy

Best Group Pension Provider: Standard Life

Highly commended – Legal & General

Ultimate Default Fund: Royal London for their Target Lifestyle Strategies

Highly commended NEST – Retirement Date Funds

Best Master Trust: NEST

Best Group Risk Provider: Canada Life Group Insurance

Highly commended Ellipse

Best Provider Decumulation Proposition: LV= Financial Advice Services

Best Cash Plan Provider: Health Shield

Best Healthcare Provider: Vitality Health