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Marquis Parker

“What I do is learn everything as if it’s the first time for me.”
Marquis Parker is a business leader, coach, advisor, mentor, and award-winning blogger on topics of business (e.g., management, strategy), career development/progression, and business education. He is a Senior Vice President in the Healthcare division of Aon Affinity U.S., where he serves as the business leader for the Private Practice, School, and Human Services businesses and collaborates with other divisional leaders to drive enterprise-wide growth strategy. In addition, he works with leaders across Aon Affinity to complete special projects, aimed at business execution, optimizing operations, and refining strategy. Since joining Aon plc, a $12B provider of risk management, reinsurance, and human capital advisory services, in 2010, he has held leadership roles in strategy and business operations in 3 of its 4 business units.

Marquis has experience in formulating strategies and analyzing mission critical issues for companies ranging from governmental and public sector entities to global private sector organizations. Prior to Aon, Marquis worked for McKinsey & Company, the global management consultancy, where he advised both private and public sector clients in several industries, including financial services, public infrastructure, and education. His client engagements covered a range of topics, including post-merger management, organization design, performance transformation, and growth strategy.

Marquis holds an A.B. in Computer Science from Princeton University, an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, an M.A. in Education from the Stanford University School of Education, and a M.S. in Management of Information Technology from the University of Virginia.