Lockton Pacific names new VP
Lockton announced the appointment of Dan Urias as Vice President and Producer for Lockton Pacific. In his new role, Urias will work to expand his presence in Orange County, California and the Inland Empire.
Urias joins Lockton Pacific at a time when companies are facing ongoing challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic, including increased litigation against directors and officers and growing cyber risks from remote workers.
“Dealing with these uncertain times requires expert advice, innovation, flexibility and a customer-centric approach to risk management,” said Urias. “As part of the world’s largest private broker, where clients come first, my team and I have the independence, flexibility, speed and efficiency to do the right thing for our clients. That means giving unfiltered advice and being proactive with the forward-looking strategies and resources they need to emerge stronger and better from the pandemic. “
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Urias has more than a decade of experience. Prior to joining Lockton, he was a producer at Marsh & McLennan Agency – West, where he led the construction practice group in Orange County and Los Angeles. Urias was also recognized as one of the IBA’s 2020 Hot 100.
“We’re thrilled to have a pro from Dan join our team,” said Greg Barnes, President of Lockton Greater Los Angeles. “Backed by our corporate culture, Dan’s determination, integrity and passion for customer service will continue to expand our presence and strengthen our long-term success in the region.”
“Dan ‘s determination to stay ahead of emerging customer needs will be of tremendous benefit to companies seeking a partner who can proactively manage their risk in today’s volatile environment,” said Nate Mundy, COO of Lockton Pacific. “His ability to advise clients on complex risks, develop new ideas and solve problems efficiently will lead to unusual results for our clients.”