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Jacobson Names Brett Carter Managing Director

July 22, 2020

CHICAGOThe Jacobson Group, the leading global provider of insurance talent, is proud to announce Brett Carter as managing director of its executive search practice. In this role, Carter will manage C-level, vice president and other executive-level searches for clients from all sectors of the insurance industry. He previously served as the firm’s engagement director.

“Brett has been a tremendous asset to our executive search team,” said Judy Busby, senior vice president of executive search and corporate strategy for Jacobson. “His extensive industry experience and passion for innovation make him a fantastic partner to our clients as they find the right talent to meet their unique needs.”

Carter brings more than 20 years of insurance experience to his role with Jacobson, most recently serving as diversity partner for Munich Re US P&C. During his time at Munich Re, he also served as senior territory sales manager for American Modern, a Munich Re subsidiary. His impressive career includes tenures with Founders Insurance Company, Travelers and State Farm. He has earned the following accreditations: Associate in Claims, Certified Insurance Counselor, Illinois property and casualty license, and Six Sigma designation. Brett has served as President of the Illinois 1752 Club and is currently vice president of the National African American Insurance Association Chicago chapter.

“I’m thrilled to step into this new role,” said Carter. “Jacobson is an established industry leader comprised of dedicated and driven individuals. I look forward to making an impact and providing an exceptional experience to our clients and candidates.”

Carter received his Master of Business Administration from the Forbes School of Business and Technology at Ashford University in Clinton, Iowa, and his bachelor’s degree from Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois.

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