PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton Re, the reinsurance intermediary business of the world's largest privately owned insurance broker, Lockton, announced that Charles (Chip) LaLone has joined as managing director in the United States. LaLone will have responsibilities for Lockton Re's advisory and treaty placement capabilities and leadership responsibilities for enhancing client relationships.
"We are extremely happy to have Chip join our team at Lockton Re," said Brian Cole, Lockton Re managing director and US team leader. "His proven track record as an innovative leader in the reinsurance marketplace will enhance our abilities to provide unique and creative solutions for our clients. Chip brings a wealth of talent and experience which will enable us to continue to build upon our successes."
LaLone is a highly regarded casualty treaty broking veteran. He is a recognized expert in the reinsurance of professional and financial lines and the development and placement of bespoke reinsurance programs for specialty lines carriers.
He joins most recently from Willis Re, where he was an executive vice president and led the professional and financial lines business segment. Prior to joining Willis Re in 2004 he was the D&O Practice Leader at Guy Carpenter. LaLone began his career with C.E. Heath, in London, in 1980.
"I am excited to be joining Lockton, an exceptional company and growth story, defined by its reputation as a leader in helping clients manage risk and grow their businesses," said LaLone. "I look forward to assisting and offering my experience and perspectives to the talented Lockton Re global team, both in the US and London. I welcome the opportunity to contribute to Lockton Re's growth through thought leadership in reinsurance solutions and market making placements."
He will serve global clients and Associates out of Lockton's Philadelphia office. The address is 751 Arbor Way, Suite 250, Blue Bell, PA 19422 and can be reached by calling 215?583?9200.
Lockton is a global professional services firm with 6,500 Associates who advise clients on protecting their people, property and reputations. Lockton has grown to become the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker by helping clients achieve their business objectives. Lockton Re is the reinsurance intermediary, serving an array insurance carriers around the world.
For nine consecutive years, Business Insurance magazine has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance."
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