The consulting arm of Aon Corp. has hired Lee Nystrom to be a senior vice president in its executive benefits practice.[@@]

Nystrom, who has worked in the Minneapolis of Marsh Financial Services, a unit of Marsh McLennan & Companies Inc., New York, will continue to be based in Minneapolis.

Nystrom played with the Green Bay Packers from 1973 to 1975. He recently was elected chairman of the National Football League alumni board.

Nystrom also holds the Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant professional designations.