JLT Re continues to grow Credit & Political risk team with appointment of Jakob Hansen

15 August 2017

JLT Re, the global provider of reinsurance broking and consultancy, is pleased to announce that Jakob Hansen will be joining JLT Re’s expanding Credit & Political Risk team, once he has completed his contractual obligations with his current employer.

Commenting on the appointment Keith Harrison, CEO, UK & Europe, JLT Re, said, “We are very pleased to announce that Jakob is joining our Credit and Political Risk team to work alongside Ashley De Laroque and the rest of our strong and growing Credit and Political Risk team. Jakob brings a broad market perspective which will benefit clients as well as bringing significant expertise and a proven track record”.

Hansen joins from Aon Benfield where he has been a Credit & Financial Risk broker for the last five years. Prior to that Hansen held senior underwriting positions with amongst others Ariel Re, Swiss Re and Atradius.

Mike Reynolds, Global CEO, JLT Re, said “Jakob is a great addition to JLT Re as we continue to grow, our dynamic culture and strategic focus means we continue to attract industry leading expertise. This appointment along with other recent appointments is testament to our commitment to providing clients with a market leading team of Credit & Political Risk experts”. 

Hansen is expected to join later in the year and will be based in JLT Re’s London office. 



Isabella Gaster
Tel: (+44) 20 7558 3387
Email: Isabella.Gaster@JLTRe.com

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