JLT Re, the reinsurance broking arm of global brokerage JLT Group, has hired Michel Fontaine, former Senior Reinsurance Broker at Guy Carpenter, as a Partner in its Paris Office.
Fontaine has nearly 20 years of re/insurance market experience, having also previously held a number of senior positions Swiss Re, and started his career in Analytics at Guy Carpenter.
Jean-Francois Delon, Director of Reinsurance in France, JLT Re Paris, commented on the appointment: “Michel is a great addition to our growing team. We are delighted and we welcome his broad range of expertise and market experience. His background in analytics will bring an invaluable perspective to our clients and prospects.”
Keith Harrison, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), UK & Europe, JLT Re, also stated “Michel is a great hire for JLT Re and testament to the attractiveness of our platform.
“As we continue to invest in our European businesses we are seeing growing demand for our services across all classes and Michel will strengthen both our offering and relationships in this area.”