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Keeley Wylie, Liberty Mutual Canada’s Marine National Practice Leader has been appointed President of The Canadian Board of Marine Underwriters

Liberty Mutual Canada is pleased to announce that Keeley Wylie, National Practice Leader, Marine, has been appointed President of The Canadian Board of Marine Underwriters (CBMU).

Founded in 1917, the CBMU is an active force in the representation of the goals and interest of the Marine Insurance Industry in Canada. As one of the country’s oldest associations, the CBMU has a close relationship with the federal government and with the Canadian Maritime Law Association. These relationships enable the association to comment on proposed changes to legislation that affect the marine industry

“This is a fantastic accomplishment, and a testament to Keeley’s hard work, professionalism, and expertise within the Canadian insurance industry,” says David Barry, SVP, Head of Industry & National Solutions. “We are incredibly fortunate to have someone as accomplished as Keeley on our team, leading our charge within the Marine space and giving back to the industry in her role as President of CBMU.”

Keeley has been an active member of the CBMU since 2019, and after being nominated by her peers on the CBMU, also became a member of the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) Legal and Liability committee in December 2020.

Liberty Marine has underwriters in Toronto and Montreal and writes Cargo, Project Cargo & Delay in Start-Up, Primary & Excess Marine Liabilities and Hull & Machinery and Protection & Indemnity.

Liberty Mutual Canada offers a broad suite of commercial insurance products and solutions to midsize and large Canadian companies with Canadian, North American and/or multinational risks. It is headquartered in Toronto, and has regional offices in Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver.

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Darya Eshaghi