Global re/insurance brokerage Lockton has appointed cyber risk expert Anthony Dagostino as Executive Vice President (EVP), Global Cyber and Technology Practice leader.
Dagostino most recently served as global head of cyber risk consulting and insurance at broker Willis Towers Watson (WTW), and brings more than 15 years of cyber risk management experience as an underwriter and cyber practice leader to Lockton.
Prior to WTW, he spent more than 10 years working with insurance carriers as an underwriter and leader developing cyber and technology, and also errors and omissions business.
In his new role, he will be responsible for bringing together the team’s expertise to develop a cyber and technology platform that utilises analytics to deliver bespoke solutions for clients.
Lockton’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Ron Lockton, said: “Cyber risk is an evolving area that is a concern throughout our clients’ organizations, including the C-suite. Lockton is uniquely positioned with cyber experts around the world to help clients navigate this somewhat uncertain environment.
“Anthony will lead the global team to deliver a cyber risk management strategy that is individually designed for each client.”
Dagostino added: “I was attracted to Lockton because they are independent, privately held and have a culture of Associate empowerment.
“This provides a great opportunity to build on the momentum that’s already in place. I look forward to joining the team where, together, we will take those efforts to the next level for clients by expanding Lockton’s capabilities.”