Lockton's Denver Operation Expands With Energy Practice

Feb 27, 2013, 16:35 ET from Lockton

DENVER, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kim Gately, Vice President and Account Executive, has joined Lockton Denver as a key member of its expanding energy practice.  She has extensive experience working in risk management and insurance for energy firms. 

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As the Rocky Mountain region experiences significant growth in all areas of energy-related operations including exploration, production and shale drilling, energy companies must address a number of new exposures and risks.  As a veteran energy specialist, Gately understands the full spectrum of risks that energy companies face on a daily basis.  Her leadership helps clients link risk objectives to support overall corporate objectives.

Gately's expertise includes risk management consulting and loss prevention for energy firms.  She specializes in structuring complex insurance programs and creating risk management solutions for fast-growing firms in the energy sector.  She has earned both the "Certified Insurance Counselor" the "Certified Risk Manager" designation.  

"Kim's diverse background lends itself to a deep understanding of the risk that our energy clients face every day.  She brings a tremendous amount of talent and experience to our rapidly growing energy practice," said Steve Lockton, Executive Vice President of the Denver office.

Kim Gately can be reached at 303-414-6138 or kgately@lockton.com. Her office is located at Suite 700, 8110 E. Union Avenue, Denver, CO, 80237.

About Lockton

More than 4,450 professionals at Lockton provide more than 15,000 clients around the world with insurance, benefits, and risk management services that improve business performance. 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 insurance broker in the world and 9th largest overall. Independent researcher Greenwich Associates awarded Lockton its 2011 Service Excellence Award for risk management for large companies. For three consecutive years, Business Insurance 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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