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Lacy Rex Recognized as 2021 Break Out Awards Winner

oswaldcompanies May 10, 2021

CLEVELAND – May 10, 2021 – Lacy Rex, Cyber Strategic Leader, Oswald Companies, has been recognized as a 2021 Business Insurance Break Out Awards Winner honoree, in an annual listing that highlights the next generation of promising insurance industry leaders across the United States.

According to the award release, the 40 honorees selected for the 2021 Business Insurance Break Out Awards represent some of the most talented leaders developing in the industry. To be eligible for the award, nominees must work in commercial insurance or related sectors and cannot have worked in the field for more than 15 years.

All the nominations — which highlighted the nominees’ client-service skills, expertise and leadership qualities — were reviewed by Business Insurance editors.

Lacy Rex

Rex is the Cyber Strategic Leader and part of the Executive Risk Practice at Oswald Companies with over 10 years of experience in the insurance industry. Her focus at Oswald is on cyber and management liability and professional liability coverages. She integrates her product and market knowledge to find solutions for clients’ issues that arise daily.

Rex negotiates policy enhancements across all lines for Executive Risk including D&O, EPL, Fiduciary Liability, Professional Liability, Crime, Kidnap and Ransom, and Cyber Liability. Working closely with carriers to draft policy enhancements allows her to provide innovative solutions to local, national, and international employers. Serving as a Cyber Liability specialist and resource at Oswald Companies, she frequently speaks and blogs about Cyber Liability topics.

“We are very proud that Lacy has been recognized at a national level in our region of the Midwest,” said Jessica Jung, Executive Vice President, Managing Director, Property & Casualty at Oswald Companies. “She is a consummate professional, and a leader in her field, and we are honored that Business Insurance has acknowledged her major career accomplishments.”

The winners will be honored at a virtual event on June 24, 2021, and profiled in the June issue of Business Insurance.

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About Oswald Companies

Founded in 1893, Cleveland-based and employee-owned, Oswald is one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerage firms. As a proud Partner of Assurex Global, the world’s largest association of privately held insurance brokers, our risk management professionals service and support the needs of our clients worldwide. Learn more at

About Business Insurance’s Break Out Awards Program

Business Insurance’s Break Out Awards program honors 40 top professionals on track to be the next leaders in the risk management and property/casualty insurance field. Break Out winners from across the United States are recognized for their leadership and professional skills and can be working in any area of the industry — risk managers, brokers, insurers, reinsurers, MGAs, MGUs, wholesalers, captive managers, TPAs, lawyers and other providers serving the commercial insurance sector. Learn more at