Construction Risk Partners, a JLT Group Company Announces Appointment of Keith Cornish as Director

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JLT Specialty USA, a U.S. subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (JLT), one of the world’s leading speciality risk advisors and brokers, is pleased to announce the appointment Keith Cornish as Director.

The appointment is part of JLT’s continued investment into Construction specialty further supporting JLT’s partnership with Construction Risk Partners (CRP) in January 2017. JLT is committed to building market leading teams to provide clients with an unmatched specialized capability and expertise within their specialty areas.

Cornish brings over 25 years of diverse experience in Corporate Risk Management and Brokerage Operations to JLT’s Construction practice. He will join the organization’s leadership team and focus on business development and managing existing client relationships. Most recently, Cornish served as the Regional Senior Vice President for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. and led their construction operations for the Northeast Region. Prior to Gallagher, Keith was Director of Risk Management for Hunter Roberts Construction Group, where he created a risk management platform when he joined the firm as a start-up in 2005.

“We are committed to bringing the best specialists to our clients and will continue to invest in our Construction capabilities in the U.S.,” said Mike Rice, Chief Executive Officer at JLT Specialty USA. “JLT has over 400 construction experts across the globe, we have specialized resources to support clients wherever and whenever they need us.”

“We are delighted to announce Keith’s appointment and thrilled to welcome him to our team,” said Joe Charczenko, Partner, Construction Risk Partners a JLT Group Company. “Keith’s experience in our industry and leadership will be invaluable to our team and our clients.”

Cornish holds a B.B.A in Risk Management & Insurance from The College of Insurance.

JLT encourages any potential applicants interested in rapidly developing their careers and becoming part of its U.S. Specialty team to contact Karen Isaacs at 215-309-4601,

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About Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT.L)
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.

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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. Our key to client success is our freedom to be creative, collaborative, and analytical while challenging conventions, redefining problems, creating new analytical insights, and exploring new boundaries to deliver solutions for each client’s unique business and risks.

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

Source:JLT Specialty Insurance Services Inc.