JLT Specialty USA, a division of global insurance and reinsurance brokerage, JLT Group, has hired Jennifer Schaeffer as Senior Vice President (SVP), based in San Francisco.
She joins JLT Specialty USA from rival brokerage Aon plc, where she worked as an SVP with a focus on developing relationships with new customers, while advising on a wide spectrum of risk transfer products for high-growth pre-IPO and Fortune 500 companies.
In her new role, Schaeffer will have a focus on business development with specialities in technology, fintech and private equity.
Commenting on the appointment, Chief Revenue Officer at JLT Specialty USA, David Payne, said; “Jennifer’s breadth and depth of experience working with high-growth technology and financial services companies will be an invaluable asset to our clients and the company. Jennifer is a significant addition to our organization.”
JLT Specialty USA Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mike Rice, added; “We are delighted to welcome Jennifer to JLT. Jennifer brings to JLT an established track record of delivering customer success through her deep understanding of the market and ability to marshal resources to solve unique business challenges. Having Jennifer on our team is a reflection of our on-going commitment to hire the best professionals in our industry.”