Group Executive Commitee

Dominic Burke, Group Chief Executive

Dominic joined the Group in 2000 when his business Burke Ford was acquired by JLT. After joining he became CEO of JLT's UK Retail and Employee Benefits business. He was appointed Group COO in January 2005 and subsequently appointed Group CEO in December 2005.

Leo Demer, CEO, JLT Australia and New Zealand

Leo joined JLT Australia in 1985 and was appointed Managing Director of the Risk Services Division in 2000. Leo became managing director of JLT's Australian and New Zealand businesses in January 2008 and was then appointed CEO and joined the GEC in January 2010. 

Mark Drummond Brady, Deputy Group CEO

Mark has been with the JLT Group since 1987 and has held a number of senior posts in the Group. He joined the GEC in 2006, was appointed a Director of the Group in March 2011 and was appointed Deputy Group CEO on 1 September 2014. He is also a director of JLT’s US Specialty business.

Adrian Girling, Chairman, JLT Specialty

Adrian has been with JLT for over 30 years, he was CEO of Jardine Lloyd Thompson UK Limited before being appointed Chairman of JLT Specialty in February 2012. Following the merging of the businesses of JLT Specialty and Lloyd & Partners Adrian became Chairman of the enlarged business. 

Ross Howard, Executive Chairman, JLT Re

Ross joined JLT in November 2013 on completion of the acquisition of Towers Watson Re and joined the GEC in January 2014. Ross was formerly the global leader of Towers Watson's reinsurance business. He has over 35 years' experience in the industry. 

Keith Johnson, General Counsel

Keith was appointed as General Counsel for the JLT Group in August 2014 and joined the GEC at the same time. He was formerly a partner of Linklaters, with more than 20 years' corporate and management experience in the UK, Sweden and Asia. 

Paul Knowles, CEO, JLT Specialty

Paul was appointed CEO of JLT Specialty and joined the GEC in January 2016. He has been with JLT for more than 20 years and has held a number of senior roles, including leading the Construction and Real Estate business and JLT Specialty’s Major Corporate business.

Mike Methley, CEO, JLT Latin America, Chairman, JLT Canada and JLT Insurance Management

Mike joined JLT in 1994. He is a member of the GEC. He became CEO of JLT Latin America in 2013 and in 2014 assumed the role of Chairman for both JLT Canada and JLT Insurance Management. Earlier roles included Group Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of JLT Asia.

William Nabarro, Special Adviser to the Group Chief Executive

William rejoined JLT in early 2016 and became a member of the GEC in May 2016. He previously worked for JLT between 2003 and 2010 in a range of senior roles, including as a main Board Director and Executive Chairman of Employee Benefits. Prior to this he worked as a merchant banker with Hambros Bank and he was also, for many years, a Non-Executive Director of ICAP Plc, the wholesale money and securities group.

Jonathan Palmer-Brown, Adviser to the Group Chief Executive

Jonathan joined JLT and became a member of the GEC in 2010. He is a former Chairman of the London and International Insurance Brokers’ Association and sat on the London Market Group. He currently serves as Chairman of the LIIBA Aviation Executive, a post he has held for over 20 years.

Mike Reynolds, Global CEO, JLT Re

Mike was appointed Group Finance Director and joined the GEC in November 2012. He was appointed Global CEO, JLT Re on 1 September 2014 and stepped down from his role as Group Finance Director on the appointment of Charles Rozes.

Michael Rice, CEO, JLT Specialty USA

Mike joined the Group in August 2014 as the CEO of the US Specialty division, responsible for overseeing the US operations and expansion. He joined the GEC in May 2016. Prior to joining JLT, Mike held several senior-level positions within Aon over a 25-year career. 

Charles Rozes, Group Finance Director

Charles joined JLT on 1 September 2015 as Group Finance Director. He is a member of the Group Executive Committee. Charles joined the Group from Barclays where, since 2011, he held the role of Global Head of Investor Relations. Prior to that, he was Chief Financial Officer of Barclays UK Retail and Business Banking. Charles has also held senior roles at Bank of America, IBM and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Dominic Samengo-Turner, CEO, JLT Asia

Dominic joined JLT and the GEC on 9 February 2015 and was appointed CEO of JLT Asia in May 2015. Dominic joined the Group from Willis, where he spent 20 years, most recently as Co-Chief Executive of Global Specialities and a director of Willis Limited.

Bala Viswanathan, CEO, UK Employee Benefits

Bala joined the JLT Group in 2006 as CEO of its operations in India. In April 2014 he was appointed Group COO based in London and joined the GEC at the same time. In December 2014 Bala was appointed to the Board of the UK Employee Benefits division of the Group and in October 2015 it was announced that Bala would become CEO of the division.

Lucy Clarke, Deputy CEO, JLT Specialty

Lucy has worked within the insurance industry for over 25 years in the London market. Having joined JLT in 2002, Lucy is responsible for delivering the JLT Specialty strategy working closely with Paul Knowles, CEO of JLT Specialty.  As Deputy CEO, Lucy also leads JLT’s Energy team, one of the leading global energy insurance brokers.