Lockton announced the expansion of its global benefits practice with the addition of Ron Brewer as regional practice leader of the Western region.
Brewers will have an office in La Jolla, Calif. and be responsible for consulting with Lockton clients on complex global employee benefits engagements and managing a team of global client service employees.
Brewers has more than 25 years of mployee benefits experience. He previously worked for Aon Hewitt as vice president of global benefits and for Mercer Health and Benefits as a principal in the international consulting group. He also worked for Willis employee benefits and Marsh employee benefits in international benefits roles.
Kansas City, Mo.-based Lockton employs more than 4,950 professionals and provides its roughly 35,000 clients with risk management, insurance and employee benefits consulting services.