Brett Warburton-Smith, Partner, Lockton

Specialising in cyber, data, information security risk and insurance, Brett is a member of Lockton’s Global Cyber and Technology Practice; the largest cyber team in the London insurance market with clients including financial institutions, manufacturers, hotel chains and some of the largest law firms and global real estate companies in the world.

Brett’s experience in specialists sectors includes major UK lawyers, manufacturers, investment trusts, surveyors and international creative advertising agencies. He has worked with the Big Four accountants, the largest emerging market private equity firm in the world and FTSE 100 investment advisors.

With more than 25 years’ insurance experience, Brett started his career as a credit and political risk underwriter with Euler Hermes in 1990, before moving to Amlin Credit, where he was promoted to Board Director and then to Vice President and Director roles at Marsh and Aon respectively. He joined Lockton in 2008 and in December 2010 became a founding Partner of Lockton Companies LLP.