Our Business

JLT South Africa is a corporate and specialist insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits broker, with offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.

 Our collaborative approach enables us to share knowledge, solve problems and deliver the best solutions for our clients. We have the freedom to take on new challenges, think creatively and capture opportunities that other may not. We always aim to do what is right for our clients, our colleagues, our trading partners and our shareholders.

We are a subsidiary of JLT plc, a global organisation of specialists and one of the world’s leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. JLT is quoted on the London Stock Exchange, has over 10,000 colleagues and owns offices in over 40 countries and territories. Supported by the JLT International Network, we service clients in more than 135 countries.

The Jardine Lloyd Thompson group of companies (JLT) was formed when Jardine Insurance Brokers, a company dating back to 1832, merged with Lloyd Thompson in 1997. Today, the JLT International Network comprises of owned, partly owned and non-owned broking and employee benefit consultancy operations in more than 135 countries worldwide.

As an independent business, we are able to operate with autonomy and flexibility. We have the scale to provide solutions to the complex demands of the world’s leading companies on a global level, while recognising that the needs of each client are unique.

 Our people are important to us, which is why JLT SA established itself by placing well-respected professionals from within the insurance industry who are specialists with vast experience in their industry sector. By developing highly specialised services and combining this with our highly skilled people, we provide our clients with a depth of expertise and experience.

Our mission is to become the leading global specialist risk adviser and broker. By ensuring global coordination across divisions, regions and industry practices, and focusing on growing in specialist areas where we have deep knowledge and experience, an understanding of the risks involved, first rate transactional capability, and market standing, contacts and reputation, we can provide our clients with a seamless service and deliver the best solutions for their businesses.