Lockton expands risk management operation in Nashville


Lockton, the world's largest privately held insurance broker has brought James Dickson to its Nashville office as a vice president, client advisor, and business development executive in risk management and commercial insurance.

Dickson specializes in risk management strategy and business development for large and middle market companies in the healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, and restaurant industries.

He brings more than 26 years of experience in the financial services industry with a focus on the placement of directors and officers liability insurance and errors and omissions coverage.

"Jim has a successful track record in our industry, both within the Nashville business community and the broader southern region," said Kevin McDaniel, president and chief executive officer of Lockton's Nashville operation.

"These days, clients need more guidance and resources than ever before. Lockton's client-focused business model attracted Jim to this opportunity and we are thrilled to have him on our Nashville team."

Dickson comes to Lockton from Willis of Tennessee, where he worked as a senior vice president. Previously, he served as president and board member at Direct General Insurance Company in Nashville. He holds a bachelor's degree from Texas Christian University.

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