Bachrach has appointed David Bachrach as senior vice president, who will be responsible for expanding the firm's reach in providing new solutions for employer-sponsored group benefits.

Mr Bachrach, a 23-year employee benefits insurance veteran, has joined in the insurance broker’s Northeast operation in New York City. He is licensed in health and life, investments, and property and casualty.

He also served more than 20 years as chairman/CEO of Bachrach and Associates. Mr Bachrach specialized in employee benefits for mid-market organizations with 50 to 5,000 employees.

Tim Ryan, chief operating officer of Lockton Northeast, said: We are pleased that David has joined our team.. The breadth and depth of his experience, as both an entrepreneur and within the brokerage market, is an asset to both our clients and our organization.

Founded in 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA , Lockton provides insurance, benefits, surety and risk management services.