Dan Chapman rejoins Lockton’s Trade Credit, Surety and Political Risk team

Lockton, the largest privately-owned insurance brokerage, today announced the appointment of Dan Chapman to the position of Director - Trade Credit, Surety and Political Risk.

Mr. Chapman was one of the founding members of Lockton Australia in 2012 and returns to the business having spent the past seven years running the Credit Solutions team for Aon in Australia which saw a four-fold increase during his tenure.

Mr. Chapman will play a leading role in helping clients navigate the increasingly complex macroeconomic and geopolitical challenges. His deep industry and product expertise across all credit products, particularly surety, where he has been at the forefront of major market developments to support mining rehabilitation, workers’ compensation self-insurance, delayed consideration and take or pay obligations.

Mr. Chapman will work closely alongside Liam Berry, further strengthening the capability and specialism within the Trade Credit, Surety and Political Risk team.

Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Marsden said: “With the fast-changing risk landscape of today’s operating environment, our clients are increasingly turning to Lockton for specialist advice and guidance as they navigate these systemic shifts. Dan will play a leading role in ensuring Lockton continues to raise the bar for client service and set the gold standard for genuine specialist advice. I am delighted to welcome him back to Lockton.”

Mr. Marsden added: “He brings a wealth of unmatched experience and a network of connections cultivated over a 20-year career. Dan is greatly admired as a client-first advocate and is a respected figure in the industry with a proven reputation for consistently delivering exceptional results for clients.”

“As Lockton’s exponential growth story continues, prioritising client relationships and Lockton’s fierce commitment to service remains constant. Combined with the entrepreneurial spirit that is fostered right throughout the organisation, I knew there was no better company to join if I wanted to make a difference,” said Mr. Chapman.

“The appointment is further evidence of Lockton’s commitment to employing the industry’s top talent and serves as a testament to Lockton’s growing reputation for attracting the best people in the market,” Mr. Marsden concluded.

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