ATLANTA, June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton has announced Drew Vann has joined its Southeast operation as a Surety Unit Manager in the Atlanta office. He will provide Lockton's clients with surety services, including bond execution and contract review. Lockton is the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker.
"Drew brings an extensive background and vast amount of knowledge within the industry to our surety team," said Manoj Sharma, Chief Operating Officer of Lockton's Southeast operations. "His expertise and leadership history will help to make our clients' businesses better."
Vann brings more than 10 years of surety experience to Lockton with expertise in Commercial and Contract Surety, in addition to his large broker and underwriting capabilities. His impressive surety skillset, recognized by the Atlanta CPCU Society, will help ensure Lockton's clients and prospects continue to receive the best solutions for their business.
Most recently, Vann served as Surety Practice Leader for Willis Towers Watson. Prior to that appointment, he acted as a Senior Bond Underwriter for The Hartford and Area Vice President for Arthur J. Gallagher. Vann received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Mississippi. In addition, he is a graduate of the William J. Angell Surety School.
Vann will work in Lockton's Atlanta office at 3280 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 250, Atlanta, Georgia 30305. He can be reached at (404) 460-0708.
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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