JLT CANADA APPOINTS STEVEN GODFREY AS NATIONAL AVIATION LEADER
12 March 2018
February 26, 2018 – Toronto, Ontario
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Canada Inc. (“JLT Canada”), a subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (“JLT”), one of the world’s leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services, announced today that it has appointed executive Steven Godfrey as Aviation National Specialty Leader and Managing Director.
Steven is an accomplished executive with an illustrious background in aviation, having started his long-standing career as a pilot and flight instructor. He brings first-hand knowledge of ongoing issues faced by JLT Canada’s clients in that space and will help deepen the company’s expertise in this key specialty growth area.
“JLT Group’s strength within the aviation sector is unparalleled, making it the right time to hire someone like Steven to lead our Aviation business here in Canada,” said David Richards, Chief Executive Officer. “I am excited we were able to attract such impressive talent as we continue playing our part in becoming the leading global and specialty risk advisor and broker."
JLT is currently one of the world’s leading aviation insurance brokers, representing 40 percent of the world’s commercial airline operators. Its Aerospace and Aviation team offers access to a one-stop shop for a wide range of risk management services, going well beyond standard aviation insurance provisions.
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Jardine Lloyd Thompson Canada Inc. (‘JLT Canada’) is one of the world's leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services and is a subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc ("JLT"). 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. Registered Office: The St Botolph Building, 138 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7AW. Registered in England No. 01536540. VAT No. 244 2321 96. Canada Head Office Address: Suite 1200, 55 University Ave., Toronto, Ontario, M5J 2H7, Canada