Lockton taps tech entrepreneur as CIO

Insurance broker Locton has named Byron Clyber CIO, reporting to chief digital officer Said Taiym.

Clymer will oversee strategic information technology initiatives for associates and clients. He last was a founder of consultancy Approach Logic, and has been CIO for FreightQuote.com and worked at CenturyLink and EMBARQ.

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“We’re excited to welcome Byron to Lockton,” said Taiym. “This is an important time in Lockton’s history as we continue to invest in technology solutions to better meet the needs of our clients and our Associates. Byron is a dynamic CIO with a diverse background. His outside perspective and solutions-oriented approach in leading large-scale IT transformations and initiatives make him the right person to help fuel Lockton’s growth.”

Taiym was hired in April after a stint as AF Group's CIO.

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