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Lockton Southeast expands services in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C., Sept. 18, 2019 – Lockton welcomes Colin Murray to its southeast region. Murray comes to Lockton from Aon where he served in its Carolinas operation and as a sales director for the Pittsburgh office.

“I’m thrilled that we are expanding our business in South Carolina with Colin,” said Doug Hutcherson, CEO of Lockton Southeast. “A local presence will offer clients more access to Lockton’s global resources as well as regional expertise.”

“We’re excited to welcome Colin to our team,” said Manoj Sharma, chief operating officer of Lockton Southeast. “With his experience and unique skill set, Colin will deliver specialized solutions for clients. This is a big advantage for Lockton as we accelerate our business.”

Prior to his time at Aon, Murray served as a client executive and management liability advisor for Marsh in Pittsburgh. In that role, he serviced clients throughout the Midwest and advised public companies, large private businesses and non-profit organizations on executive liability risks and insurance. Murray started his professional career as a lawyer in Pittsburgh, where he practiced as a litigator for 11 years.

“I’m excited to join this talented group of professionals,” said Murray. “Lockton is a company filled with people who have built and sustained a great culture that’s laser focused on clients and each other.”

Murray is a graduate of Denison University and the Duquesne University School of Law. He is a proud husband and father of three boys. He will be based in Charleston, South Carolina.

About Lockton

Lockton is a global professional services firm with 7,500 Associates who advise clients on protecting their people, property and reputations. Lockton has grown to become the world’s largest privately held, independent insurance broker by helping clients achieve their objectives. For 11 consecutive years, Business Insurance magazine has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance.”

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