JLT appoints Colver to lead health & wellbeing

JLT Employee Benefits (JLT EB) is appointing former Willis Employee Benefits executive director Richard Colver as head of healthcare & wellbeing. Colver will be responsible for client management and development of JLT EB’s healthcare and wellbeing business.


Colver was at Willis Employee Benefits, for seven years, prior to which he worked for Heath Lambert Consulting, Pearson, Webb and Springbett and Standard Life.

JLT Employee Benefits director Lee Thurston says: “Employers increasingly recognise the importance of a robust healthcare and wellbeing offering for their employees, from preventative measures to rehabilitation. Richard, with his experience and market knowledge, will be central to the development of our presence in the healthcare and wellbeing markets both in the UK and internationally.”

Colver says: “I am delighted to join an ambitious and innovative company at a time when the employee risk market is undergoing rapid and exciting changes. Building on the team’s success so far, I’m looking forward to developing and growing the healthcare and wellbeing business.”