• Quick decisions due to our local underwriting and claims authority; 100% of decisions made in Canada
  • Casualty Capacity up to $25M
  • Property Capacity of $10M (additional limits available)
  • Ability to underwrite / Appetite for U.S. Exposure


  • B1 Package includes Property, Equipment Breakdown, Business Interruption, Inland Marine, Crime and CGL
  • Casualty – CGL, Umbrella and Excess (Canadian or US Currency)
  • International Casualty – Canadian Headquartered Insureds with international operations.
    Casualty products include:  

    • Global CGL Programs with DIC/DIL extensions with local policies issued through Berkley’s Global Network in a number of jurisdictions
    • Umbrella and Excess products with ability to schedule a range of Underlying International Policies on Berkley or Manuscript Follow Form Wordings

Target Classes include:

  • Business Professional Services
  • Manufacturers
  • Contractors in support of other Berkley Lines; Environmental, Professional Liability and Architects & Engineers
  • Venues and Convention Centers

Specialty Capabilities Include:

  • Manufacturers’ Errors & Omissions
  • Limited Product Recall Expenses
  • Limited Coverage for Faulty Workmanship

Marketing Sheets

Berkley Canada Commercial Casualty Team

Alain Paris

Alain Paris
Assistant Vice President, Commercial Lines


Matthew Darcy

Matthew Darcy
Underwriter, Commercial Lines


Amélie Pelletier

Amélie Pelletier
Director of Underwriting Commercial and Technology


Marina  Kazzi

Marina Kazzi
Underwriter Associate


Graham Toon

Graham Toon
Vice President, International Casualty


Ken Lam

Ken Lam
Vice President, Construction