International reinsurance brokerage JLT Re subsidiary, JLT Re (North America) Inc., has announced the appointment of John Paulsen from Guy Carpenter, as Senior Vice President (SVP) based in Chicago, Illinois.
In his new role Paulsen will have a focus on the ongoing expansion and development of the firm’s regional and national global practices across the Midwest, U.S., and he is expected to join the company within the next month.
Ed Hochberg, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), JLT Re (North America) Inc., said; “We are delighted John is joining the JLT Re team. His expertise in the (re)insurance industry has earned him great standing in the market as a relentless client advocate.
“John’s long established knowledge and technical expertise in the regional and national/global space reinforces our commitment to bring unique insights and results to our clients.”
Paulsen has more than 15 years of relevant industry experience, and joins JLT Re from broker Guy Carpenter, where he was most recently SVP with a focus on the regional mutual sector. Prior to Guy Carpenter, he worked at reinsurance broker Aon Benfield.
Discussing his new role at JLT Re, Paulsen said; “JLT Re is a business with real focus that continues to grow in a challenging market. I am thrilled to be a part of an organization that not only offers a fresh perspective, but delivers results.”