People Moves: Lockton Adds Allianz’s Caruso; Verdi Joins Alliant From Gallagher; Marsh McLennan Agency Names Moher; Bischoff Joins Harford’s IT

May 23, 2023

Lockton Appoints Caruso Financial Institutions Practice Leader in the Northeast

Lockton, based in Kansas City, Missouri, has appointed Joe Caruso as its financial institutions practice leader in the Northeast. Caruso is based in New York, New York.

Caruso brings 30 years of experience to his new role, joining Lockton from Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, where he served as regional head financial lines/financial institutions. He also worked as financial institution industry practice leader at AIG and served at Marsh.

Verdi Joins Alliant Insurance Services

Frank Verdi has joined Alliant Insurance Services as vice president within its employee benefits group. Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Verdi will focus on strategic employee benefits for clients throughout the Northeast.

Verdi has 35 years of experience on both the carrier and brokerage sides of the business. Before joining Alliant, Verdi was area vice president for Gallagher.

Alliant is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

Marsh McLennan Names Moher President of National Employee Health and Benefits

Marsh McLennan Agency has named Kate Moher president of national employee health and benefits.

Moher joined White Plains, New York-based agency in 2018 as national employee health and benefits practice leader. She has 28 years of industry experience and previously served as chief executive officer at C2 Solutions and as national vice president broker strategy and development at UnitedHealth Group.

Harford Mutual Insurance Group Names Bischoff Assistant VP of IT

Harford Mutual Insurance Group, headquartered in Bel Air, Maryland, has named Jeffery Bischoff as assistant vice president of information technology. Bischoff has 25 years of IT experience. Most recently, he held the position of technology solution manager in the policy platform department at American Family Insurance Group.

Previously, Bischoff held technical positions at Selective Insurance Group, Housing Authority Insurance Group, and Travelers Insurance before joining New London County Mutual Insurance in 2015 as assistant vice president of IT.