DEC 2017: JLT SINGAPORE APPOINTS KABITA KARTHIGEYAN AS HEAD OF EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

14 December 2017

JLT Asia, a subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (“JLT”), is one of the world’s leading employee benefits consultancies. It focuses on managing and reducing its client’s healthcare costs, helping them attract and retain talent, and on increasing productivity by creating a healthier and happier workforce.

JLT is committed to giving their clients unique access to market leading specialists and JLT is delighted to announce the appointment of Kabita Karthigeyan to head its Singapore Employee Benefits practice.

Based in Singapore, Kabita brings more than 20 years of employee benefits experience to JLT. Previously, Kabita held various roles with Prudential Assurance Singapore across a 12 year period, most recently serving as their Head of Employee Benefits Solutions. Kabita was a member of Prudential’s Senior Management Team responsible for the general management and P&L of the Employee Benefits Solutions Department. During her tenure with Prudential, she had managed various distribution partnerships and launched leading initiatives, as well spearheaded a department-wide transformation.

As Head of Employee Benefits, Kabita will report to Collin Yap, CEO of JLT Singapore.

Collin Yap, CEO of JLT Singapore commented, “With Kabita's appointment, we are demonstrating our commitment to the employee benefits segment as we continue to increase our engagement with our current and prospective clients. We look forward to investing in and expanding our employee benefits offerings in the region under Kabita’s leadership.

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About Jardine Lloyd Thompson

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.jlt.com

About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Asia

JLT’s operations in Asia date back to 1836. JLT Asia, a subsidiary of the JLT Group, is a market leader in insurance and reinsurance broking, risk consultancy and employee beneļ¬ts services. We have more than 1,700 employees in 14 countries and territories across Asia: China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Macau, Myanmar (Rep office), Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Our technical abilities and knowledge span a wide range of specialist areas. Where clients' needs dictate, our thinking goes beyond the traditional boundaries of insurance.

We invite you to visit our website at www.asia.jlt.com