Belgibo has become part of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. JLT is one of the world’s largest providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice brokerage and associated services. JLT, based in the UK, is listed on the London Stock Exchange, realizes over 1,35 b€ revenue and employs more than 10000 people.
Based in Antwerp, Belgibo is a leading Belgian specialist (industrial insurance) broker with extensive expertise in Marine, Logistics, Credit and Political Risks, Aviation, Cargo, construction, Professional Services and Employee Benefits.
Under the new name JLT Belgibo there is a clear ambition to grow into one of the leading specialty insurance, risk and claims management service providers in the Benelux.
Belgibo and JLT have enjoyed a close trading relationship for over 20 years, with Belgibo a long standing member of the JLT international network. The acquisition of Belgibo by JLT is the confirmation of this solid business partnership and represents an important step in the fulfilment of JLT’s European strategy. It significantly adds to JLT’s European capabilities and together provides a strong and highly respected platform for further expansion of market-leading specialty advice and services to the customers.
As specialty brokers, Belgibo and JLT focus on the same market niches and areas of expertise. Furthermore they share a common vision with their excellent service offering and client first approach. The integration of Belgibo and JLT offers both business partners the unique opportunity for further expansion.