JLT RE Continues To Build Team In North America With Greg Messenger

18 May 2017

JLT Re (North America) Inc. (JLT Re), part of the global provider of reinsurance broking and consultancy, has appointed Greg Messenger as Executive Vice President in Chicago, Illinois. Greg will focus on the continued expansion and development of JLT Re’s Regional, Mutual, and National Global practices.

“We are thrilled to have Greg join our team. His deep understanding of the industry and dedication to client service complements both the culture and values here at JLT Re,” said Ed Hochberg, Chief Executive Officer, JLT Re (North America) Inc.

Greg joins JLT Re with more than 35 years of industry experience, most recently at Guy Carpenter, Aon Benfield, and predecessor E.W. Blanch.

Over his career, Greg has been responsible for leading teams focusing on the entirety of the diverse insurance company distribution platform, specifically in the Regional, Mutual, and National Global practice areas. He will continue to utilize these skills and his specialized expertise to assist with the continued growth of the JLT Re Property Casualty business across the U.S. and around the globe.

“Greg is a natural fit for JLT Re. He has an excellent reputation and is widely known in the market as having a very strong background in the Regional, Mutual, and National Global space,” Hochberg remarked.

Commenting on his appointment, Messenger said, “It’s an exciting time to join JLT Re. I am looking forward to working on a dynamic team committed to delivering innovative solutions to clients.”

Greg will join in July 2017 after completing his ongoing contractual obligations.



Isabella Gaster | T: (+44) 20 7558 3387 | E: Isabella.Gaster@JLTRe.com

Elizabeth Miller | T: +1 215 309 4590 | E: Elizabeth.Miller@JLTRe.com


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

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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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