Derek is a 37-year veteran of the insurance industry in Ontario. He spent many years as VP, Claims, the last 10 0f which with a large Public Sector insurance provider. He now conducts mediations and is based in London, Ontario.
His years of experience in resolving large liability and first party claims coupled with his experience and training in dispute resolution, have lead him to be an excellent mediation practitioner.
Having successfully completed over 90 hours of ADR training, including advanced mediation skills and cross-cultural dispute resolution Derek has been accredited as a Qualified Mediator by the ADR Institute of Ontario. He is fully prepared to meet your mediation needs.
Derek is a member of the Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association and a past member of The Canadian Insurance Claims Managers Association. He is also a past Director of the Insurance Institute of Southwestern Ontario, instructed CIP courses for over 10 years and is a past Vice-Chair of the IBC Claims Committee.
When not assisting parties to resolve matters, Derek can be found at our local ski hill in his role as an instructor.