Lockton hires healthcare specialist in Philadelphia


Lockton hires healthcare specialist in Philadelphia

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Insurance broker Lockton has appointed healthcare specialist Timothy Folk to its property/casualty team as an executive vice president and producer in the Philadelphia operation.

Folk will help spearhead Lockton's healthcare new client acquisition initiatives in both Philadelphia and the Northeast. In addition, he'll help guide the overall healthcare strategy within the Northeast Series.

"We are excited to have Tim join the Lockton team," said Tim Ryan, chief operating officer of Lockton Northeast. "He will play a vital role in building on Lockton's deep expertise within the healthcare industry."

Folk previously worked at Beecher Carlson in Philadelphia, in the company's national healthcare practice. He is a frequent speaker and author on healthcare issues. Folk has also been a strategic board level leader for several health/human service organizations, including board chair for Indian Creek Foundation and board member/finance committee member at VSC.

Chris Keith, president of Lockton's Philadelphia office, commented: "Tim has earned his stellar reputation in our industry as a thought leader and we are excited to have him join our Philadelphia team. This is a real testament to the kind of growth we have experienced here locally and we look forward to Tim leading the charge forward for us.

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