JLT Re Appoints Pei Wang as Lead Catastrophe Modeler for the Canadian market

23 April 2015

Philadelphia: JLT Re (North America) has appointed Pei Wang as Lead Catastrophe Modeler for the Canadian market. Pei will be part of the Catastrophe Modeling team and based out of the Toronto office.

"We are pleased to welcome Pei to the JLT Re team. Having worked as an in-house catastrophe modeler for one of the largest insurers in Canada, and on the catastrophe modeling team of a major reinsurer, Pei possesses significant expertise in catastrophe modeling with particular proficiency for Canada," said Eric Steen, Executive Vice President, JLT Re (North America).

At JLT Re, Pei will play a pivotal role in assisting clients in gaining model insights, understanding the model changes, complying with OSFI B-9 requirements, and implementing advanced analytics to support business decisions.

"Pei's experience will bring even greater value-added services to our clients, especially within the Canadian market," concluded Steen.

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About JLT Re

JLT Re is a global provider of reinsurance broking and capital solutions. Delivering world class solutions and service whilst differentiating clients from their peers, JLT Re has 700 professionals across 14 countries.

New clients and new employees continue to join, attracted by specialist broking, consultancy and analytical capability, increased market presence and a collaborative and energetic approach.

JLT Re is part of the Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc.

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About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc

Jardine Lloyd Thompson is one of the world’s leading providers of insurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. JLT’s client proposition is built upon its deep specialist knowledge, client advocacy, tailored advice and service excellence.

JLT is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and owns offices in 39 territories with more than 10,000 employees. Supported by the JLT International Network, it offers risk management and employee benefit solutions in 135 countries.

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