TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Today Platform Insurance Management Inc. ("Platform") announced an addition to its senior leadership team. Effective January 4, 2017, T. Neil Morrison will join Platform as Chairman following 25 years at Hub International Limited ("Hub") and Hunter Keilty Muntz & Beatty Limited ("HKMB"). Since 2006, Mr. Morrison has served as Executive Vice President, Operations, Hub International, (Chicago); Chairman, Hub Latin America, (Sao Paulo, Brasil); President & CEO Hub International HKMB & Hub International Ontario; and CEO of HKMB (purchased by Hub in 2008). In these positions, he was responsible for enterprise-wide operational initiatives, regional operations, M&A, margin and growth objectives in Ontario, Brasil and Puerto Rico. Previously Mr. Morrison served as a producer, Partner and Managing Partner with predecessor firms after starting as a Career Trainee with the Continental Corporation in 1986.
Mr. Morrison also serves on the Board of the Insurance Institute of Canada including as Chair in 2014/15. Mr. Morrison holds a degree in Economics from Queen's University at Kingston Ontario where he recently established a Fellowship in Economics awarded annually to Masters & PhD Graduate Students.
"We are very pleased to have a proven insurance professional with Neil's business and leadership qualities joining Platform," said Shaun McPherson, Platform's President. "Neil's broad experience across virtually every insurance discipline and his ability to attract and engage great people will be invaluable for continuing Platform's solid performance and growth. We expect that Neil will hit the ground running when he joins us early in the New Year after completing his compensation agreements with Hub."
Established in 2014, Platform Insurance Management Inc. has quickly grown to become a leader in the insurance brokerage community. Platform prides itself on being experts in the area of insurance, surety and performance security, working primarily with clients involved in both the construction and real estate development segments. At its core is a focus on delivering solutions to its clients that provide protection, reliability, opportunities for growth and a strategic advantage. The management team believes that when a brokerage is able to deliver on these key principals, a foundation for a strong business relationship is built.
SOURCE Platform Insurance Management Inc.
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For further information: Shaun McPherson, President, Platform Insurance Management Inc., [email protected], 416-434-4322