JLT Specialty USA Announces Appointment of Nikki Brown

02 December 2015

JLT Specialty USA, a U.S. subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (JLT), one of the world’s leading specialty-focused providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nikki Brown as SVP of the emerging Fine Art, Jewelry and Specie practice.

Having most recently served as the Managing Director of Global Fine Art Practice and Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Aon Corporation, Brown brings extensive experience working with ultra-high net worth individuals, families, foundations and institutions to her new position at JLT Specialty USA, where she will leverage her expertise to offer a tailored approach for clients, such as private collectors, galleries, dealers, museums, corporate collections, jewelers and financial institutions.

"We are extremely pleased to have Nikki joining our team of product and industry specialists. Nikki is a superstar in the Fine Arts sector and epitomizes the type of experts we are hiring into the U.S. operation,” said Jim Pierce, Chairman of JLT Specialty USA. “We are not just hiring insurance brokers. We are hiring insurance brokers who are industry and product leaders, and who are committed to adding tremendous value to the clients they serve." 

A regularly requested panel speaker on the topic of art collecting and risk management across the globe, Brown has been the go-to source for the world's top collectors, providing guidance on art purchasing and managing the risks associated with owning collections and other high-value assets. Brown holds a B.A. in Risk Management with a minor in Art History from the University of Georgia, as well as a Certificate in Appraisal Studies in Fine and Decorative Arts from New York University. Brown began her career in property risk management at Marsh & McLennan, before joining to Aon Corporation to create the fine arts practice.  

JLT encourages any potential applicants interested in rapidly developing their careers and becoming part of its U.S. Specialty team to contact Sue Corney at 518-782-3143, sue.corney@jltholdings.com.

About JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc.

JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. is the U.S. platform of the leading specialty business advisory firm Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group. Our experts have deep industry and product experience serving leading U.S. and global firms.

About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc.

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. For further information about JLT, please visit our website www.jltus.com.