A former Willis Towers Watson executive is joining JLT Specialty USA as senior vice president.

Jim White, a 34-year-industry veteran, will work with JLT’s global Cargo team, with a focus on expanding cargo and stock throughput for the U.S. business, including product design, market placement and servicing large complex risks. He’ll be based in San Francisco, Calif.

At Willis Towers Watson, White was responsible for developing the company’s marine insurance business in a range of industries, including automobile manufacturing and distribution, global retailers, mining, technology, transportation and logistics.

JLT Specialty USA is a U.S. subsidiary of U.K.-based Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc.

Source: JLT Specialty USA