Schermerhorn Named Vice President of Lockton in California

Lockton Cos. has named Jeff Schermerhorn vice president in its cyber technology practice.

Schermerhorn will be based in Lockton’s Los Angeles office. He will offer clients tailored programs to shelter them from the increasing threat of cyber attacks. Lockton is the world’s largest privately held, independent insurance broker.

Schermerhorn will focus on customizing professional liability and cyber liability insurance programs for clients.

Prior to Lockton Schermerhorn was vice president in the national cyber liability and errors and omissions practice for Marsh & McLennan Cos. Before that he was product counsel for CNA Insurance, and he has served as corporate attorney in California.

Kansas City, Mo.-based Lockton is a privately held, independent insurance broker.