Reinsurance broker and consultancy JLT Re has announced David Edwards will be joining JLT Re’s Credit & Political Risk team from Guy Carpenter where he acted most recently as Managing Director of Credit, Bond and Political Risk.
Commenting on the appointment Nick Jay, Divisional Head, Marine, Energy & Political Risk, JLT Re said; “We are delighted to welcome David to JLT Re, he is a significant hire and recognised leader in the Credit & Political Risk market.
“As we seek to expand our growing Credit & Political Risk business David’s deep seated expertise and proven track record will greatly enhance our capabilities in the specialty arena.”
Keith Harrison, CEO, UK & Europe, JLT Re, added; “With over 25 years of experience David is a highly respected market expert. His innate ability to connect with clients will be a great addition to our team as we continue to grow.
“It is testament to our platform and dynamic culture that we can attract such high calibre professionals.”
Edwards is expected to join later in the year and will be based in JLT Re’s London office.