Allied World Assurance Co. Holdings has launched an initial property /casualty offering in the Canadian market. Gord Kerr, senior vice president, chief agent and branch manager, will oversee the buildout of these lines and will be responsible for production, profitability and distribution throughout the region.
The new property team will provide capacity for a range of industry classes for mid- to large-size Canadian-based companies on either primary, quota-share or excess layers.
The new excess casualty team will underwrite on either the lead umbrella or excess layer. Risk management services including Allied World’s Strategic Response will be available for all policy holders.