DENVER, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jay Sherwin joined Lockton's Denver operation as Senior Vice President and Department Manager of Financial & Professional Services. Lockton is the world's largest privately held insurance broker.
Sherwin brings more than 15 years of experience as a results-oriented legal and insurance professional, skilled at developing teams and brokering cutting-edge executive risk insurance programs.
In his role with Lockton, Sherwin will focus on developing insurance and risk management solutions that support clients' business objectives. He has experience working with the energy, financial institution, technology, airline, manufacturing, and food and beverage sectors. Additionally, he will assist in the development of training and continuing education for Lockton Associates.
Previously, Sherwin served as a managing director with Aon, where he specialized in brokering complex executive liability programs for commercial and financial institution clients. Prior to that, he served as corporate counsel for a Denver-based technology company and was in private practice with a Florida law firm.
Sherwin holds a law degree from the University of Florida and a bachelor of arts in international studies from the University of West Florida.
Jay Sherwin will operate from Lockton's Denver office at 8110 E. Union, Suite 700, Denver, CO 80237. He can be reached by phone at (303) 414-6000.
More than 4,950 professionals at Lockton provide 35,000 clients around the world with risk management, insurance, and employee benefits consulting services that improve their businesses. From its founding in 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, Lockton has attracted entrepreneurial professionals who have driven its growth to become the largest privately held insurance broker in the world and 9th largest overall. Independent researcher Greenwich Associates has awarded Lockton its Service Excellence Award for risk management for large companies. For four consecutive years, Business Insurance has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance." To see the latest insights from Lockton's experts, check Lockton Market Update.