Henry Lyons joins Sedgwick as chief financial officer

Aug 24, 2015, 12:30 ET from Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc.

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., the leader in technology-enabled claims and productivity management solutions, announced that veteran finance executive Henry Lyons has been named the company's chief financial officer.

Lyons brings to Sedgwick more than 30 years of experience in finance, accounting, corporate development and executive management. Most recently Lyons was CFO of APMEX, Inc., one of the world's largest Internet-based retailers of precious metals. He has also served in financial leadership roles at corporations including Gain Capital, ACI Worldwide, GE Healthcare, W.R. Grace & Co. and Ernst & Young. Lyons holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi; an MBA from the New York Institute of Technology; and the designation of Certified Public Accountant.

"Henry Lyons has a proven track record of delivering shareholder value and driving growth, productivity and compliance, and we are pleased to welcome him to the Sedgwick management team," said Sedgwick President and CEO Dave North.

About Sedgwick
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., is the leading global provider of technology-enabled claims and productivity management solutions. Sedgwick and its affiliated companies deliver cost-effective claims, productivity, managed care, risk consulting and other services to clients through the expertise of more than 12,000 colleagues in some 275 offices located in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. The company specializes in workers' compensation; disability, FMLA and other employee absence; managed care; general, automobile and professional liability; property loss adjusting; warranty and credit card claims services; fraud and investigation; structured settlements; Medicare compliance solutions; and forensic investigations. Sedgwick and its affiliates design and implement customized programs based on proven practices and advanced technology that exceed client expectations. Sedgwick's majority shareholder is KKR; Stone Point Capital LLC and other management investors are minority shareholders. For more, see www.sedgwick.com.

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