Pete Chandler to join JLT RE as EVP and managing broker in North America

28 July 2016

  • JLT Re continues to attract key industry figures as it builds global footprint
  • Chandler attracted by dynamic culture and can do JLT Re focus

JLT Re, the global provider of reinsurance broking and consultancy, has appointed Pete Chandler as Executive Vice President (EVP) and Managing Broker.  He will be based in JLT Re’s growing San Francisco office reporting to Ed Hochberg, CEO of JLT Re in North America. Pete will join on the 8th August 2016.

Commenting on the appointment, Ed Hochberg, said, "We are delighted Pete will be joining JLT Re as it is testament to our people and our culture that we are able to attract such a high calibre of individual”.

Pete joins JLT Re from Marsh where he was Leader for the Western Region, prior to that he was Chief Operating Officer for Guy Carpenter in North America and has also held other key roles at Marsh and Benfield.

Ross Howard, Executive Chairman, JLT Re, said, “Pete will bring an enormous amount of market knowledge and experience both to our North American operation as well as to other areas of JLT Re. His reputation within the reinsurance market will bring benefits to many facets of our business and I look forward to welcoming him to JLT Re”.



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About JLT Re

JLT Re’s trusted team of 700 colleagues worldwide combines market leading expertise and proprietary analytical tools with the freedom to challenge conventions.

Deep specialist knowledge and extensive experience of both the reinsurance market and clients’ own industries and sectors enables JLT Re to ask smarter questions, innovate and deliver better results tailored to meet client needs.

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

About Jardine Lloyd Thompson

Jardine Lloyd Thompson is one of the world’s leading providers of insurance, reinsurance 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 40 territories with more than 10,600 employees. Supported by the JLT International Network, it offers risk management and employee benefit solutions in 135 countries.

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