SOURCE: JLT Specialty USA

JLT Specialty USA

April 28, 2016 08:00 ET

JLT Specialty USA Appoints Carrie O'Neil as Senior Vice President

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - April 28, 2016) -  JLT Specialty USA, a U.S. subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (JLT), one of the world's leading specialty-focused providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Carrie O'Neil as Senior Vice President, who will join JLT's Legal and Claims Practice as the U.S. Financial Lines Product Leader.

In her new position, O'Neil will be responsible for advising clients and brokers on complex management liability issues and claims as well as driving innovation and solutions in the fast-paced world of management liability.

"With her proven background in professional lines and the executive liability insurance industry, Carrie is a powerful addition to our firm," said Steve Shappell, Chief Legal Officer at JLT Specialty USA. "We look forward to her continued success at JLT."

"We are very happy that Carrie is joining our team," added Mike Rice, CEO of JLT Specialty USA. "Her aptitude and experience in providing legal support will prove invaluable to our company."

O'Neil joins JLT having most recently worked as Vice President, Executive & Professional Lines at Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance. Previously, she served as Managing Director and National Directors & Officers and Fiduciary Liability Practice Leader at Aon and Management and Professional Liability Claims Advocate at Marsh. O'Neil received her a B.A. from the University of Virginia and her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.

JLT encourages any potential applicants interested in rapidly developing their careers and becoming part of its U.S. Specialty team to contact Sue Corney at 518-782-3143, sue.corney@jltholdings.com.

About JLT Specialty USA

JLT Specialty USA is the U.S. platform of the leading specialty business advisory firm Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group. Our experts have deep industry and product experience serving leading U.S. and global firms.

About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (LSE: JLT)

Jardine Lloyd Thompson is one of the world's leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits-related advice, brokerage and associated services. JLT's client proposition is built upon its deep specialist knowledge, client advocacy, tailored advice and service excellence.

JLT is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and owns offices in 40 territories with more than 10,600 employees. Supported by the JLT International Network, it offers risk management and employee benefit solutions in 135 countries.

For further information about JLT, please visit our website www.jltus.com and follow us on LinkedIn at JLT Specialty USA and Twitter @JLTSpecialtyUSA

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