JLT Re hires new Head of P&C reinsurance in Nordics region

13 June 2016

Creates local capability in order to meet the needs of  growing client base | Toresson attracted by JLT Re’s proposition and specialist capability

JLT Re, the global provider of reinsurance broking and consultancy, has appointed Anna-Karin Toresson as Head of JLT Re’s P&C reinsurance business for the Nordics. This new role emphasises the business’s expanding footprint in the region. She will join JLT Re on July 1st, 2016, reporting to Keith Harrison, CEO, JLT Re UK & Europe.


Keith Harrison, CEO JLT Re UK & Europe, said, "Anna-Karin exemplifies the drive and focus of our business, we are delighted to welcome her to the team, her ambition and ability will help us to continue to bring innovative and market leading solutions to our clients and partners as we grow our presence in the Nordic region."


Anna-Karin will be based in the JLT Stockholm office. Commenting on the appointment, Henrik Rydén, CEO Northern Europe, JLT, said, “We are delighted JLT Re are expanding their business in the Nordic region and we at JLT look forward to working with Anna-Karin and our JLT Re colleagues.”


As part of her role she will support the existing JLT Re client relationships in the region working with Nordic teams in London and Basel as well as developing new clients.  Anna-Karin previously worked at Guy Carpenter where she was Managing Director and Head of Nordic Treaty. She brings extensive experience in both the reinsurance industry and the Nordic region.


Commenting on her appointment, Anna-Karin said, "JLT Re is a natural fit for me. I am enthused by JLT Re’s specialist capability and proposition and look forward to working with a team that is focused on consistently generating unique insights and results. I expect to build JLT Re’s local capability in order to meet the needs of a growing Nordic client base.”

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Isabella Gaster | T: (+44) 20 7558 3387 | M: (+44) 7920 586 032| Email: Isabella.Gaster@JLTRe.com


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