Neill Cotton joins JLT Re as Head of Facilities Division

08 October 2014

London: JLT Re is pleased to announce that Neill Cotton has joined JLT Re in London as Head of the Facilities Division. Mike Pummell, the previous Head of Department will now take on the role of Chairman of the Executive Committee.

Keith Harrison, CEO, UK & Europe, JLT Re, said, "Neill brings a wealth of industry experience to our growing Facilities capability and we are committed to investing in this business for future growth. Neill’s drive, determination and ability to build relationships are a perfect fit for the collaborative and positive culture at JLT Re."

Neill’s career started in 1980 at CT Bowring in International Reinsurance claims, when he left he was International Reinsurance Claims Director. Neill then moved to the Underwriting side at Lloyd's and also spent time at Zurich Re and CNA Re. Most recently Neill was Commercial Director at CFC and previous to that he established Oxford Insurance Brokers Limited in 2001 where he was MD and CEO.

Commenting on his appointment, Neill Cotton said, "I am delighted to be joining JLT Re. With the commitment JLT Re has made to invest and build on the opportunities they are seeing in the market I am excited to be joining the team and look forward to contributing to the ongoing success".

-- ENDS --

Notes to Editors


JLT Re Isabella Young Tel: (+44) 20 7558 3387/ (+44) 7920 586 032 Email:

About JLT Re

With over 700 professionals in 29 locations across 15 countries, JLT Re has established North American and London Market reinsurance broking businesses combined with international reinsurance operations and a dynamic brand, creating a business that provides clients with enhanced scale, capability and market presence.

JLT Re is part of the Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc one of the world’s largest suppliers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services.

contact Isabella Gaster
Head of Communications & Marketing, JLT Re