Lockton Re, the worldwide reinsurance enterprise of the world’s largest privately held impartial insurance coverage broker, has introduced the appointment of Kathy McCann as senior broker. In her new position, McCann will concentrate on property enterprise throughout numerous segments, together with retrocession.
“Kathy is a broadly recognised trade determine within the world reinsurance market, and we couldn’t be extra happy she has joined the crew,” stated Nick Durant, North America CEO for Lockton Re. “Lockton Re’s means to draw such distinctive expertise over the previous few years is a mirrored image on the collaborative and empowering platform we’re constructing and the way thrilling it’s for each our colleagues and purchasers alike.
“Our technique has been to focus on purchasers in numerous completely different areas – regionals, mutuals, globals and syndicates – and during the last 12 months we’ve seen development in all of those, however notably with our world purchasers. Kathy’s expertise in working with among the most advanced world reinsurance patrons means she is ready to assist distinctive service in any of our consumer teams.”
Prior to becoming a member of Lockton Re, McCann served as a managing director for Guy Carpenter. She additionally served as a department supervisor in Guy Carpenter’s Boston workplace and as an account government for regional and nationwide P&C firms. She was additionally a senior chief in Guy Carpenter’s retrocessional enterprise. Before that, she was a senior vp at Benfield.
“This is an thrilling subsequent step in my profession, and I’m delighted to be working with such a dynamic and enthusiastic crew,” McCann stated. “Lockton Re is a contemporary, collaborative and digitally targeted reinsurance broker offering for present and future consumer wants. I couldn’t be extra happy to be a part of this development story.”
“We proceed to construct on the distinctive experience and capabilities we’ve as a part of our world platform, and Kathy is a good instance of the market-leading expertise that drives the collaborative focus of our tradition,” stated Tim Gardner, world CEO of Lockton Re. “I’m as excited to work with Kathy as I do know Lockton Re purchasers shall be, and I do know she shall be a terrific asset to our increasing platform.”