JLT Re appoint Scott MacColl as Head of Credit and Surety for North America

16 July 2018

  • Appointment demonstrates JLT Re’s on-going growth and success
  •  JLT Re continues to build reinsurance expertise in North America aligned to client demand
  • The addition of Scott MacColl reinforces the strength of JLT Re’s global Credit and Surety practice

JLT Re (North America) Inc. (JLT Re), part of the global provider of reinsurance broking and consultancy, has appointed Scott MacColl as Head of Credit and Surety for North America. In addition to his role in North America, Scott will be working closely with global teams to help build out this specialized practice area for JLT Re.


 “We are thrilled to have Scott join JLT Re. His primary insurance, reinsurance, and broking experience, along with his involvement in North American and international markets, creates a unique knowledge base that will benefit existing and potential clients, and reinforces the strength of our global Credit and Surety team,” remarked Ed Hochberg, Chief Executive Officer, JLT Re (North America) Inc.


Scott joins JLT Re with over 30 years of Credit and Surety experience; most recently at Guy Carpenter, where he was Managing Director for the Surety Specialty group. Prior to that, he was Vice President at American Re (now Munich Re America), responsible for managing and growing the Surety, Fidelity, Trade Credit, and Political Risk product lines.


Commenting on his appointment, MacColl said, “I am looking forward to joining JLT Re and collaborating with the team to build out the Credit and Surety risk management practice into the best in class intermediary, as recognized by insurers and risk management professionals.”

Scott will join JLT Re subject to his contractual obligations.



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About JLT Re

JLT Re is the world’s fourth largest reinsurance broker, with approximately 800 professionals across 38 locations in 18 countries, delivering world class risk analysis and risk transfer solutions.


Our deep specialist knowledge and extensive experience of both the reinsurance market and clients’ own industry sectors enables JLT Re to deliver innovative solutions tailored to meet client needs.


We provide clients with broking and consultancy services across all classes of treaty and facultative reinsurance, including aviation, marine & energy, terrorism & political risk, trade credit, life accident and health, cyber, workers compensation and structured products.


JLT Re has a proven capability to provide a range of advisory and capital markets services specifically to insurance industry clients on a global scale.


Our ground breaking proprietary modelling tools and market leading analytical capabilities and personnel enable us to bring analytical rigour and a unique perspective to clients.  


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 more than 40 territories with over 10,000 employees.


Supported by the JLT International Network, it offers risk management and employee benefit solutions in 135 countries. For further information about JLT, please visit our website www.jlt.com and follow us on LinkedIn at JLT Group and Twitter @JLTGroup.