The current president is leaving after five years to pursue other interests outside the company.
The executive has played a key role expanding Lockton's presence in Omaha and Michigan.
The appointee was formerly a divisional director at Willis Towers Watson.
Allianz reinsures massive $35bn US indexed annuity portfolio in strategic move towards capital-light model
The insurer frees $3.6 billion in capital for growth on €450 million hit to net income.
He specialises in helping companies across the energy value chain identify and manage enterprise risks.
The executive has led the Latin American operations of some of the world's top reinsurers.
Carbon footprint measures for insurance coverage trump knee-jerk reactions over coming period.
The launch will be timed with “quieter” months for renewals.
The aim is to bring new capacity at a time of increased demand amid market constraints.
The hire has worked at trade credit and surety insurer Euler Hermes for nearly 12 years.