PHILADELPHIA, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton announced Shannon Groeber has joined its Philadelphia operation as Senior Vice President, Global Technology & Privacy Practice. Lockton is the world's largest privately held insurance broker.
Groeber will focus on providing customized insurance program design and related advisory services to clients in the areas of technology, network security, and privacy liability. Bringing more than 10 years of experience in insurance brokerage and underwriting roles, Groeber's addition will expand the Global Technology & Privacy Practice to the east coast.
Previously, Groeber served as vice president for Aon Financial Services Group in their Professional Risk Solutions group where she brokered and structured customized Errors & Omissions insurance programs focusing on network security, cyber liability, and intellectual property. Prior to that, she was a professional liability underwriting consultant with CNA.
"We are thrilled to have Shannon on board," said Florence Levy, Head of Lockton's Global Technology & Privacy Practice in the U.S. "Having her in our Philadelphia office will allow us to expand the depth and breadth of cyber risk management expertise we can provide for our clients."
Groeber has a Bachelor of Arts in management from Gettysburg College.
Shannon Groeber will operate from Lockton's Philadelphia office, 751 Arbor Way, Suite 250, Blue Bell, PA 19422. She can be reached by phone at (215) 583-9200.
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