Lockton Re, the world’s largest privately held independent insurance broker global reinsurance business, has announced the appointment of Kathy McCann as a senior broker. In her new role, McCann focuses on the real estate business across different segments, including recessions.
“Cathy is a well-recognized industry figure in the global reinsurance market and I’m no longer happy to have her join the team,” said Nick Durant, North American CEO of Rockton Re. increase. “Lockton Re’s ability to attract such outstanding talent over the last few years reflects the collaboration and empowerment platform we are building and how exciting it is for both our colleagues and our clients. ..
“Our strategy was to target clients in a variety of areas, including regional, mutual, global and syndicated. Over the last 12 months, we’ve seen growth in all of these, especially global clients. With experience working with the most complex global reinsurance buyers, any client group can support outstanding service. “
Prior to joining Lockton Re, McCann was Managing Director of Guy Carpenter. She was also a branch manager at Guy Carpenter’s Boston office and an account executive for P & C companies in the region and across the country. She was also a senior leader in Guy Carpenter’s retrospective business. Prior to that, she was Senior Vice President of Benfield.
“This is an exciting next step in my career and I’m happy to work with such a dynamic and enthusiastic team,” McCann said. “Lockton Re is a modern, collaborative, digitally focused reinsurance broker that caters to the needs of our current and future clients. We are no longer pleased to be part of this growth story.”
Tim Gardner, Rockton’s Global CEO, said: Re. “I’m as excited to work with Kathy as Rockton Re’s clients know it will be, and she’s a great asset for our expanding platform. I know it will be. “