JLT Specialty USA Appoints Cari Hernandez

21 January 2016

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 Cari Hernandez as Senior Vice President for its Entertainment and Hospitality practice.

Hernandez will be based in JLT’s Los Angeles office, where she will be managing the needs of a number of complex clients in gaming, resorts, events, sports and leisure.  

"We are very pleased that talented professionals such as Cari are proactively reaching out to us, and then joining us as we plant our flag on the West Coast with our Entertainment and Hospitality industry specialty,” said Jim Pierce, Chairman of JLT Specialty USA. “Having Cari on board is a reflection of our ongoing commitment to hiring the best professionals available in the industry specialties we serve.” 

Hernandez joins JLT following 12 years at Aon Risk Solutions as Senior Vice President of Global Strategy in the Entertainment practice with a primary focus on gaming and live events. Prior to her role at Aon, Hernandez served as Vice President of Near North Insurance Brokerage. 

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.


Melisa Yunlu | melisa@alpaytac.com | 312-245-9805 

Ashely Deal | ashely.deal@jltus.com | 310-266-9464

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.