CFO Katie Rooney named to Crain’s Chicago 40 Under 40 list

Lincolnshire, Ill. December 4, 2017

Alight Solutions, a leader in technology-enabled health, wealth, HR and finance solutions, is proud to announce Katie Rooney, chief financial officer, has been named to Crain’s Chicago Business 2017 40 Under 40 list.

In its 27th year, Crain’s 40 Under 40 list highlights the Chicago area’s best and brightest young business executives; philanthropic and government leaders; thinkers, doers and makers who are leaving an indelible mark on the city and region.

“I am thrilled that Crain’s recognizes the exceptional leadership Katie brings to our business and to the Chicago-area community,” remarked Chris Michalak, CEO at Alight. “Alight Solutions is deeply fortunate to have Katie helping to lead our business and our people.”

“I’m honored to be recognized by Crain’s alongside so many other accomplished Chicagoans,” said Katie Rooney. “On the heels of launching Alight as a new, standalone company, this acknowledgement caps off a milestone year in my career. I am grateful for this incredible recognition and look forward to continuing to serve the Chicago community.”

As CFO at Alight Solutions, Katie leads the finance organization and manages all aspects of financial management and reporting for the company. Previously, Katie was the CFO for Aon Hewitt, after serving as the CFO for Aon Hewitt’s Outsourcing business and global head of financial planning and analysis. Katie currently serves on the Board of Trustees for WTTW, a PBS member station.

Click here to read Katie’s full 40 Under 40 profile in Crain’s.

About Alight Solutions

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