Tom Stanton joins CHES Special Risk Inc. as Managing Partner & Senior Underwriter

CHES Special Risk Inc. is pleased to announce that Tom Stanton has joined the company, adding significant experience and enhancing the abilities of the CHES Special Risk Inc. team as it expands in key Canadian markets. Tom Stanton joins the team as Managing Partner and Senior Underwriter responsible for the Management and Operation of the CHES Special Risk Inc. office in Ottawa.

“CHES Special Risk Inc. is dedicated to providing Canadian brokers with underwriting solutions that other insurance wholesalers cannot provide,” said Douglas Everett, President, CHES Special Risk Inc..

Tom will be instrumental in enhancing our service to Canadian brokers as we grow our business and we are very proud to welcome him into the CHES family.

Mr. Stanton comes to CHES Special Risk Inc. with more than 25 years’ experience as a Loss Adjuster and Underwriter with expertise in both personal and commercial coverages having previously served at Burns and Wilcox Canada, formerly Chesterfield Canada, where he served for ten years as Senior Underwriter. In this role he was responsible for the firm’s Underwriting approach and Product design in the Commercial Property and Liability arena. He also managed relationships with brokers to identify opportunities for growth.

Mr. Stanton is a Registered Insurance Broker (Ontario) and holds a Certificate Insurance Professional from the Insurance Institute of Canada.


CHES Special Risk Inc. was established as a Managing General Agent and Wholesale broker in 2004, in response to broker demand to a hardening marketplace, commencing with a particular specialty in the entertainment and hospitality business, later becoming a fully accredited Lloyd’s coverholder in 2009. CHES Special Risk are a fully Independent MGA delivering “A” rated capacity both in the hard to place, and standard lines classes and support their retail brokers in growing and developing their businesses.

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