Aon is a global professional services firm, specialising in Risk Advisory, including both insurable and uninsurable risks. As part of the companies wider reach, Aon has a team of food, agribusiness and beverage experts who specialise in AgTech and understand a company’s, investors and acquirer’s view of the marketplace.

Aon in AgTech

AgTech companies work with Aon to navigate risks around commodity markets, climate change, the rise of disruptive digitalisation as well as increasingly complex global supply-chains. As leading risk and people advisors to the AgTech sector and investors in AgTech, we support three groups with a distinct value proposition:

  • AgTech companies
  • Financial sponsors
  • Corporate acquirers

The Race is On to Address Rising Risks and Capture New Opportunities

From rising prices to climate change to shifting geopolitics and consumer habits, organizations in the food, agribusiness and beverage sector operate in an increasingly complex and challenging world.

Simply put, meeting food security needs for a growing global population is getting harder, meaning businesses must set new standards in agility and innovation to capitalize on opportunities in a turbulent era of volatility.

Rapidly re-evaluating operations and strategies around established and clearly-defined risks — as well as newer evolving and emerging risks — will enable the industry to sustain the lives of people across the world.

Businesses also have an opportunity to protect access to human and financial capital with better, long-term thinking and decisions around environmental and social factors. Ethical collaboration, seeking diverse ideas to drive innovation, while increasing workforce and cyber resilience will strengthen businesses to grow — making sustainable change across the industry possible.