JLT Specialty USA, a subsidiary of insurance and reinsurance broker JLT Group, has announced the appointment of Mark Purdy as Senior Vice President (SVP), joining from Aon.
Purdy will be based in the firm’s Houston office, with a focus on assisting JLT clients with the improvement of their claims platform while boosting productivity and lowering costs in relation to Workers’ Compensation, Auto and General Liability exposures.
Jim Pierce, Chairman at JLT Specialty USA, said; “We could not be more delighted to officially welcome Mark to the JLT Specialty USA team. Mark’s experience in the insurance industry will prove to be invaluable to our team and our clients throughout the U.S.”
Purdy brings more than 25 years of corporate claims, risk management and consulting experience to the new role, and joins the firm from brokerage Aon. He spent 14 years at Aon as an Assistant Director and Consulting Lead.
Prior to Aon, Purdy spent time as a Claim Team Manager at Liberty Mutual Insurance, and also worked as the Risk Manager at Grocers Supply Co.
Mike Giacobbe, Executive Vice President (EVP) and Head of Analytics and Consulting at JLT Specialty USA, added; “We are excited to announce Mark’s appointment and happy to welcome him to the JLT team as we continue to enhance our position as a leading advisor and specialist in Analytics and Consulting.”