Global re/insurance broker Lockton has added Dan Urias as vice president, Producer to help expand its business in southern California.
Urias will be providing risk management solutions to businesses aimed at tackling issues such as increased litigation aimed at company directors and officers as well as cyber exposures brought on by remote workforces.
He most recently served as a producer at Marsh & McLennan Agency–West, where he led its construction practice group in Orange County and Los Angeles.
“Navigating these uncertain times calls for expert advice, innovation, flexibility and client-first approaches to managing risk,” said Urias.
“As part of the world’s largest privately held brokerage that puts clients above all else, my team and I have the independence, flexibility, speed and efficiency to do what’s right for our clients.
“That means providing unfiltered advice and being proactive with forward-thinking strategies and resources they need to emerge from the pandemic stronger and better.”
“We are thrilled that a professional of Dan’s caliber is joining our team,” commented Greg Barnes, president of Lockton Greater Los Angeles.
“Supported by our entrepreneurial culture, Dan’s determination, integrity and passion for client service will continue to build our presence and bolster our long-term success in the region.”
“Dan’s resolve to stay ten steps ahead of clients’ emerging needs will be a tremendous asset for companies looking for a partner who will proactively manage their risk in today’s volatile environment,” added Nate Mundy, COO of Lockton Pacific.
“His ability to advise clients on complex risk, cultivate new ideas and solve problems efficiently will drive uncommon results for our clients.”