Benefits Consultant Sobelman Joins Lockton Northeast

Pauline Sobelman has been appointed vice president—benefits consultant for Lockton in the firm’s northeast operations, based in New York City.

With more than 18 years of experience with brokers and insurers, Sobelman has consulted clients across all industries, according to a press release. She specializes in developing cost containment, health risk management, and employee retention strategies. She has most recently worked for Corporate Synergies Group in New Jersey and Mercer Health & Benefits in New York in senior benefits consulting roles.

“Human resource leaders and chief financial officers face enormous costs pressures in the current economic environment,’ said Maria McHugh, Lockton’s benefits practice leader in New York, in the release. “Clients will value Pauline’s deep knowledge of how to develop innovative employee benefit programs, improve employee health, and reduce claims costs.’

Lockton employee benefits practice offers health and welfare brokerage, actuarial consulting, administration counsel, health care consulting, voluntary benefits, health risk management, collective bargaining support, employee communication, and benefits education support.