JLT US expansion

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc ("JLT") one of the world's leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services, announced on 29 August its plans to expand significantly its US specialty capabilities to drive a dynamic new phase of growth.

This announcement signals a significant expansion of our US activities into the Group's specialty areas including Energy, Construction, Financial Lines, Credit, Political & Security and Aerospace (where we already have a successful US presence).

This team will be led by Michael Rice, CEO, and Patrick Donnelly, President and Deputy CEO, who have been appointed subject to them fulfilling their existing contractual obligations to their existing employer. Together they form a dynamic leadership team with a proven track record of success in growing a specialty business in the US market and provide a strong fit to JLT's client-first culture and entrepreneurial drive.

We would welcome applications from experienced market professionals in our chosen specialty areas who share our ambition to build a specialty business of scale and relevance in the US that puts its clients first.

Interested candidates are therefore invited to contact us:

By email: sue.corney@jltholdings.com

By phone: 518.782.3143

Latest press releases:

9 July 2015, JLT Specialty USA Announces Appointment of Joe Taccetta, click here

7 July 2015, JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Joe Addison as Executive Vice President, click here

1 July 2015, JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Robert Benvenuto as Executive Vice President & Member of U.S. Executive Committee, click here

4 June 2015, JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Addition of Private Equity and Financial Lines Group, click here

2 June 2015, JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Tyson Stevenson as Senior Vice President, Real Estate Industry Specialty Practice, click here

28 April 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Michael Anderson as Executive Vice President and US Construction Practice Leader, click here

27 April 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of John McNally as Leader and Senior Vice President of its Transaction Advisory Practice, click here

21 April 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Mark Flippen as Senior Vice President, click here

14 April 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Chris Najim as Senior Vice President, Analytics & Consulting, click here

7 April 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of William Buchan as Senior Vice President of its Construction Practice, click here

25 March 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Addition of Environmental Team, click here

17 March 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Robert Battenfield as Senior Vice President & Leader of U.S. Downstream Energy, click here

10 March 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of André Eichenholtz as Senior Vice President, Leader of U.S. Private Equity Due Diligence & Specialty Services, click here

23 February 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces Appointment of Timothy Mahoney as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Office, click here

18 February 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. Announces the Appointment of two Executive to its U.S team, click here

16 January 2015 - JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. announces appointment of Jason Horwitz as Senior Vice President in its Special Situations Group, click here

5 January 2015 - Jardine Lloyd Thompson US specialty business appoints further energy specialists to form market leading energy capability, click here

6 November 2014 - Jardine Lloyd Thompson completes acquisition of part of Alliant Insurance Services' specialty Energy Business, click here

3 October - Jardine Lloyd Thompson agrees to acquire part of Alliant Insurance Services' specialty Energy Business, click here

22 September - Jardine Lloyd Thompson US Specialty business appoints cyber specialists to form market leading cyber capability, click here

10 September - JLT Group plc announces appointment of Jim Pierce as Chairman of US specialty business, click here

9 September - JLT announces further hires to new US Specialty business, click here

Dominic Burke"The significant expansion of JLT's US specialty capability builds on the success we have had over recent years and is the next natural step in our evolution as we pursue our strategy of becoming the world's leading specialty broker. We are committed to building the pre-eminent specialty team in the US and anticipate a very positive response from experienced professionals interested in joining us."

Dominic Burke, CEO