SOURCE: JLT Specialty USA

JLT Specialty USA

March 09, 2016 08:00 ET

JLT Specialty USA Appoints Vincent Zegers as Senior Vice President and U.S. Builders Risk Leader

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - March 09, 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 Vincent Zegers as Senior Vice President and U.S. Builders Risk Leader for its Construction Practice.

Zegers will work closely with brokers and clients to provide creative solutions for global construction projects, including power stations, infrastructure projects, office blocks and sports stadia.

"Vincent's comprehensive background in the construction industry will make a great addition to our Construction team and will contribute to our team's ongoing commitment to exceed our clients' expectations," said Mike Rice, CEO of JLT Specialty USA.

"I have had the privilege of working with Vincent prior to joining JLT and know firsthand that he brings unique and innovative solutions to complex risk issues confronting contractors and owners of construction projects," added Mike Anderson, Executive Vice President and U.S. Construction Practice Leader. "Vincent is a great colleague and is considered to be the industry's most respected Builders Risk expert. His passion in responding to client needs is matched by the enthusiastic help he offers to his teammates."

With over 30 years of professional insurance experience, Zegers comes to JLT following his most recent role as Managing Director at Marsh, where he was responsible for all property-related matters within the construction sector. Prior to this, he was a Managing Director for Aon's Construction Services Group for Builders Risk. He has also previously worked as an underwriter.

Zegers holds a degree in Civil Engineering.

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 Insurance Services Inc.

JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc. 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.

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.

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