JLT Re Continues Development And Expansion Of Nordic Region With New Hires

24 February 2017

  • Creates local capability in order to meet the needs of growing client base
  • Building broad capability in both broking and analytics
  • JLT Re committed to investing in the region for the long term.

Following the appointment of Anna-Karin Toresson as Head of JLT Re’s P&C reinsurance business for the Nordics last year, JLT Re, the global provider of reinsurance broking and consultancy, is continuing to build out both its broking and analytics capability in the region with two new hires.

Annja Karlsson joins as a Broker from Guy Carpenter bringing an excellent market reputation and experience of broking across all lines of business in all the Nordic territories. Daniel Knös joins as an actuarial analyst from Länsförsäkringar where he has experience as both part of the outwards reinsurance buying team and inwards reinsurance department as an analyst. He is knowledgeable in Cat modelling in the Nordic area and experienced in assessing various reinsurance programmes.

Commenting on these appointments Anna-Karin Toresson, said, “I am delighted we are building out our capability, with Annja and Daniel make excellent additions to the team. Both share the drive and dynamism of the JLT Re culture and will work closely with myself and our Nordic teams in London and Basel and will be based in our Stockholm office. Clients in the region are already enthused by our proposition and growing local capability.”

Keith Harrison, CEO, UK & Europe, JLT Re, concludes, “JLT Re is committed to providing our Nordic clients with a relevant balance of easy to access specialty capability based predominantly in London combined with on the ground access to key services. We will continue to invest in the region for the long term.”

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