JLT Re Grows UK Team Across All Lines of Business

30 June 2009

JLT Re in the UK made a number of senior appointments in its UK treaty reinsurance team across all lines of business during the second quarter of 2009.

Mark Thurgood, Paul Smith and Jonathan Harris joined JLT Re’s Aviation Reinsurance team. Mark and Paul came from Aon Benfield where they held the positions of Managing Director and Executive Director, respectively, in the company’s Aviation Division. Jonathan joined JLT Re from Lockton where he was responsible for producing and placing aviation treaty programmes.

Paul Upton joined JLT Re’s Marine & Energy team from Price Forbes. Paul brings a wealth of reinsurance experience as a broker and an underwriter, having worked for Cigna and Endurance prior to joining Price Forbes.

Alan Griffin, Chairman and CEO of JLT Reinsurance Brokers, said, "JLT Re is committed to building a strong reinsurance brand in key markets and classes of business. These appointments demonstrate that JLT Re is perceived as a solid platform in today’s turbulent market."

contact Isabella Gaster
Head of Communications & Marketing, JLT Re