JLT Specialty, a subsidiary of global specialty risk advisor and broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group, has appointed a key hire to its life science division.
Luigi Koch, an insurance veteran with more than 35 years of experience, including stints with Swiss Re and Marsh, has been tapped to lead the development and growth of JLT’s life science business across Europe. He will be based in Zurich.
“This key hire reaffirms our strong commitment to the life science sector, which has been a major area of JLT specialism for many years,” said Simon Delchar, CEO of JLT Specialty for property and casualty. “It continues our strategy of providing highly-specialised resource to support clients wherever and whenever they need us.”
Adrian Donald, head of JLT’s life science practice, said Koch's “extensive life science experience and knowledge will be invaluable for our clients and underlines JLT’s position as a leading specialist broker and adviser in this sector.”