Robert Irvin Bolts Marsh for Lockton

Robert Irvin has joined insurance company Lockton as a San Francisco-based senior vice president in the firm’s private equity and corporate acquisitions practice. He previously held a similar role with Marsh.



Robert J. Irvin has joined Lockton in San Francisco as a Senior Vice President in the firm’s Private Equity and Corporate Acquisitions Practice.


The addition of Irvin expands Lockton’s depth of expertise in transaction-related insurance and employee benefits due diligence for acquisition-minded clients. He will be based in Lockton’s San Francisco office and will have a lead role in expanding Lockton’s presence in the San Francisco Bay Area.


With extensive experience in the property and casualty, employee benefits and private equity insurance arenas, Irvin has held many key business development and management roles during his career. Immediately prior to joining Lockton, he was a Senior Vice President in Marsh’s Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions Practice.

Irvin is a graduate of the University of Southern California and Thunderbird School of Global Management.


“Bob brings a wealth of experience and deep relationships in the private equity community. He is outstanding at structuring solutions to mitigate the exposures inherent with mergers and acquisitions and developing portfolio programs to maximize investment returns. We are excited to have him as part of the Lockton team,” remarked Adam McDonough, President and CEO of Lockton’s San Francisco operations.


The Lockton Private Equity and Corporate Acquisitions Practice (PECAP®) team works with client organizations to identify and provide protection against the exposures often encountered with acquisitions and other corporate transactions. From pre-closing evaluation to post-close exit strategies, Lockton’s PECAP specialists provide solutions aimed at controlling management expenses, improving earnings and delivering a higher return on investment.

Bob can be reached at 415.568.4112 or


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