JLT Re Appoints Stephen Balderston to Credit & Political Risk Team

10 September 2017

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

Nick Jay, Divisional Head, Marine, Energy & Political Risk, JLT Re said, “Stephen is one of three recent appointments to our Credit & Political Risk team and proof that our platform continues to attract best in class professionals”.

Balderston joins after 8 years at Guy Carpenter where he was a Senior Vice President in Credit, Bond & Political Risk Treaty Reinsurance. Previous to that Balderston was at RK Carvill.

Keith Harrison, CEO, UK & Europe, JLT Re, said “Our expanding team of Credit & Political Risk experts is something we are very proud of at JLT Re.  Stephen is a highly respected and experienced player in the field and his client relationships and expertise will be a great asset to the team as we look forward to continued growth and success in the Credit & Political Risk space.  Our current team, combined with our recently announced new hires, makes for a considerable force in this specialist business.”

Balderston is expected to join at the beginning of next year and will be based in JLT Re’s London office.



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


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