Ian Cooper

Partner, COO of Lockton Re

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Ian Cooper

Ian is in charge of eight regional Lockton offices with responsibility for delivering profitable growth. With more than 30 years’ experience in the industry, most of his career has been spent working with large, complex companies, finding ways to meet their needs by developing efficient insurance and risk financing programmes. Ian also sits on the Risk Solutions Executive Committee which involves him influencing Lockton’s recruitment of people, teams and the acquisition of businesses, and guiding them on Lockton’s values and culture.

Having started his career at Alexander & Alexander in Manchester, Ian joined Sedgwick in 1997, moving to the Isle of Man and taking on responsibility for more than 40 captive insurance companies. In 2002 he relocated to London to lead Marsh’s major account risk finance team before joining Lockton in 2007 as Chief Operating Officer for the Risk Solutions business.