XL Catlin has appointed Farzina Coladon as underwriter, fine art and specie (FAS) in Canada. Coladon is responsible for underwriting fine art, jewelers block and general specie insurance across Canada.
Based in Toronto, Coladon, joined on Nov. 6 and is tasked with leading the continued growth of FAS business in Canada by partnering directly with Canadian clients and their brokers.
Coladon joins XL Catlin with more than 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry. She previously worked at the Guarantee Company of North America as senior underwriter and held various leadership and management roles at Chubb North America. Coladon was recently recognized as one of the 2017 Underwriters of the Year by the Canadian Broker Network. She is a graduate of Carleton University and Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology. She also holds the Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designation from the University of Toronto.
XL Catlin said it provides specialist fine art insurance for galleries, museums and a range of businesses in the art world, as well as individual collectors. It also provides insurance for a wide range of collectibles and valuables, from antiques and jewelry to coins and stamps.
Source: XL Catlin