CHICAGO, Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton Companies announces Matt de Nazarie has joined its Chicago location as Vice President and Producer. de Nazarie is a key addition to Lockton's growing Chicago team and will play a vital role in developing new business. Lockton is the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker.
"The addition of Matt to our team is a huge talent win for our business," said Casey Warnecke, Chief Operating Officer of Lockton's Chicago office. "Matt's 15 years in the industry and underwriting skill set will help tailor solutions to meet our clients' needs, making their businesses better."
de Nazarie has a successful track record and ability to develop consistent, long-term relationships with multiple brokers, risk managers, and companies, which he will bring to Lockton's current and future clients.
"I am excited to be a part of this vibrantly expanding, dynamic organization, and look forward to many contributions to both the Chicago office, and greater Lockton," said de Nazarie.
Prior to joining Lockton, de Nazarie held several ascending positions at CNA Corporation, most recently as Underwriting Director. He has successfully practiced specialty lines underwriting, developed and implemented business and production plans, and designed specific territory strategies.
Clients will benefit from de Nazarie's unique perspective gained through his underwriting experience, where he analyzed and reviewed the inner workings of numerous diversified companies, while earning the respect and trust of C-suite executives.
de Nazarie shares Lockton's passion for being active in the community, having served as Director of Neighborhood Impact for Renew Chicago, a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the Windy City. He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business.
Lockton's Chicago office is located at 500 West Monroe Street, Suite 3400, Chicago, IL 60661. The office number is 312.669.6900.
More than 5,600 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 six 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.