CHICAGO, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton Companies, the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker, announced Jerry Paulson has joined its Chicago office as Producer and Senior Vice President. He will work with Lockton's clients to deliver the company's full suite of products, as well as evaluate political risks, credit risks, and the risks associated with trade and investment in emerging and domestic markets.
Paulson comes to Lockton with 15 years experience in trade credit insurance consulting and business development. He brings along a broad set of skills that will benefit his clients, including a strong consultative mindset, leadership qualities, and an eagerness to help organizations grow and manage their risks across the supply chain.
Most recently, Paulson was Head of Bank Channel in the Americas Region for Euler Hermes North America. Prior to that, he worked for Activity Management as the National Sales Director. Paulson received a Bachelor of Arts in business and economics from Wheaton College.
"Jerry brings strength and energy to Lockton's Trade Credit & Political Risk Practice. His extensive background in the trade credit insurance sector and formidable problem-solving skills will be a great benefit to many of our clients," said Casey Warnecke, Chief Operating Officer of Lockton's Chicago operations. "We are so pleased he has joined our team, and look forward to working alongside him to build strategic solutions for current and future clients."
Paulson will work in Lockton's Chicago office at 500 West Monroe St., Suite 3400, Chicago, IL, 60661. He can be reached at (312) 669-6734.
More than 6,000 professionals at Lockton provide 48,000 clients around the world with risk management, insurance, employee benefits consulting, and retirement 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, independent insurance broker in the world and 10th largest overall. For seven consecutive years, Business Insurance magazine has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance." To see the latest insights from Lockton's experts, check Lockton Market Update.
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