LERONE SIDBERRY TO JOIN HUB INTERNATIONAL AS PRESIDENT AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS PRACTICE LEADER FOR HUB’S CENTRAL REGION

Chicago July 22, 2014 -

Sidberry to champion employee benefit private exchange solutions, carrier relations, and data analytics

Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that Lerone Sidberry (44) is joining the company as President and Practice Leader for Employee Benefits in the Central Region. Sidberry will be charged with leading the Central Region’s Employee Benefits solutions around private exchanges, and data analytics for understanding benefits utilization, in addition to strengthening carrier relations.

“Lerone is a tremendous addition to Hub as an enterprise, and a valuable resource and leader for the Central Region as we expand our role as a consultant and product innovator for our employee benefits clients,” noted Jack McGrath, Regional President, Central Region, at Hub International.  “We are excited to have Lerone on our regional team and know he’ll be a great asset to Hub’s Employee Benefits practice as a whole.”

Sidberry will be based out of Hub’s Chicago office and report to Jack McGrath.  Sidberry previously served as the Employee Benefits Practice Leader at Lockton.  He has also held leadership consultative positions for Deloitte, Towers Perrin, and KPMG - providing counsel and strategic direction for employee benefit plan management at large and middle-market companies.  He started his career as an underwriter for Prudential and he holds a BSE from the University of Pennsylvania – Wharton School of Business.      

“This is a unique phase in the evolution of our industry.  The consumerization of employee benefits and delivering decision-support technology are increasingly more important to employers,” noted Sidberry.  “It’s an exciting time to take a leadership position with Hub as we deliver innovative and expanded employee benefit solutions for our clients and their employees.”  

About Hub International

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Hub International Limited is a leading global insurance brokerage that provides property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services through offices located in the United States, Canada and Latin America.

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Marni Gordon
Hub International Limited
Director, Corporate Communications
Phone: 312.279.4601
Marni.Gordon@hubinternational.com

Source: HUB International Limited