Find a Commercial Advisor

CapriCMW Risk Advisors have highly specialized knowledge and expertise in local and international risk exposures within your industry. From experience, we know that every company faces unique risks—and requires unique commercial insurance solutions.

Location

Specialty

Advisor

Burnaby
Construction, Commercial Insurance, Real Estate
Andrew Kemp
Andrew Kemp

Andrew Kemp

President

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 484 0204

E: akemp@capricmw.ca

Andrew became a partner with CMW Services in 2004 after 19 years experience with another large commercial broker where he was a Senior Vice President and managed the Construction and Development Unit. Andrew has been active with the real estate and construction organization and has spoken to many real estate groups on the topics of risk management and insurance. Andrew has a degree in Economics (BA) from the University of British Columbia, Associateship from the Insurance Council of British Columbia (AIIC) and a Certificate in Risk Management from the Canadian Risk Management Council.

Kelowna
Construction, Surety
Angela McKerlich
Angela McKerlich

Angela McKerlich

Surety Advisor

Kelowna

Contact

T: 250 869 3813

E: amckerlich@capricmw.ca

Angela McKerlich is a Surety and Construction Risk Advisor. Angela has been working in the insurance industry over 30 years and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, is a Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker and a Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional. Through her experience, Angela has extensive knowledge of the risks facing complex construction operations. Angela lends her expertise to the British Columbia Construction Association (BCCA), Southern Interior Construction Association (SICA), Northern Construction Association (NRCA), Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA), Construction Foundation of BC (CFBC), and the Surety Association of Canada (SAC) in various roles. Angela lives in Kelowna volunteers with a children's choir and loves to sing classical music.

Vernon
Construction, Hospitality & Tourism, Pharmaceutical, Commercial Insurance
Anthony Parker
Anthony Parker

Anthony Parker

Client Executive

Vernon

Contact

T: 250 541 7150

E: aparker@capricmw.ca

Burnaby
Construction, Hospitality & Tourism, Manufacturing, Transportation, Commercial Insurance
Arminder Sahota
Arminder Sahota

Arminder Sahota

Client Executive

Burnaby

Contact

T: 778 945 0817

E: asahota@capricmw.ca

Armin brings over 12 years of business development and client service experience to CMW, previously working in the commercial division of a large national insurance company. As a Client Executive, Armin provides custom insurance and risk management solutions to companies spanning various industries including construction, hospitality, transportation and manufacturing. Armin works directly with each client to conduct a thorough risk analysis and design a solution to minimize their property, crime and liability exposures. In addition, he offers specialized expertise on Directors & Officers and Errors & Omissions Liability coverage to protect board members and professionals in their course of duties. Outside of his professional life, Armin enjoys traveling and reading.

Kelowna
Construction, Commercial Insurance, Mining, Faith
Chris Rigg
Chris Rigg

Chris Rigg

Commercial Account Executive, Partner

Kelowna

Contact

T: 250 869 3817

E: crigg@capricmw.ca

Burnaby
Construction, Manufacturing, Commercial Insurance, Real Estate
Chris Waters
Chris Waters

Chris Waters

Client Executive, Partner

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 294 3773

E: cwaters@capricmw.ca

Chris has 35 years experience within the insurance industry, working in both the underwriting and brokerage fields. As one of the founding partners, Chris formed CMW Services Ltd in 1994. Prior to this, Chris worked for an international brokerage as an Account Manager, Vice-President in the Contractor Services Division, handling the insurance, contract bonding and risk management needs of contractor and manufacturer clients. Chris currently handles a diverse practice consisting of contractors, developers and property management companies.

Burnaby
Construction, Strata, Commercial Insurance, Real Estate
Danielle Russell
Danielle Russell

Danielle Russell

Client Executive, Vice President

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 484 4973

E: drussell@capricmw.ca

Dani Russell brings 10 years of insurance experience and expertise to her role as Client Executive, Vice President at CapriCMW. Dani specializes in providing custom insurance and risk solutions to real estate and property development companies, seniors health care facilities and strata corporations. She is passionate about helping business owners grow and protect their businesses. Dani is a proud, active member of the Vancouver Board of Trade, Professional Association of Managing Agents, and Condominium Home Owners Association. She holds her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) and Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designations. Outside of her professional life, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her young family and recently returned from a trip to build homes in Nicaragua.

 

Burnaby
Construction, Commercial Insurance, Public Entity
David Green
David Green

David Green

Client Executive, Vice President

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 678 3557

E: dgreen@capricmw.ca

David Green brings over 15 years of insurance experience and expertise to his role as Client Executive, Vice President at CapriCMW. In this role, David specializes in providing custom insurance and risk solutions to the real estate, property development and natural resource industries. He is passionate about connecting with people and learning about their businesses. David holds a Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation as well as an Executive Master in Business Administration degree. Outside of his professional life, David coaches children’s soccer and enjoys spending time with his three children.

Prince George
Construction, Forestry & Mill, Commercial Insurance, Oil & Gas
Don Gaboury
Don Gaboury

Don Gaboury

Commercial Risk Advisor

Prince George

Contact

T: 250 645 2652

E: dgaboury@capricmw.ca

Kamloops
Construction, Commercial Insurance, First Nations
Doug Clark
Doug Clark

Doug Clark

Commercial Account Executive

Kamloops

Contact

T: 250 828 5713

E: dclark@capricmw.ca

Kamloops
Construction, Hospitality & Tourism, Manufacturing, Retailers & Distributors, Commercial Insurance
Harj Parmar
Harj Parmar

Harj Parmar

Commercial Account Executive

Kamloops

Contact

T: 250 828 5721

E: hparmar@capricmw.ca

Vernon
Construction, Forestry & Mill, Commercial Insurance
Hedley Larsen
Hedley Larsen

Hedley Larsen

Client Executive

Vernon

Contact

T: 250 541 7153

E: hlarsen@capricmw.ca

Burnaby
Construction, Technology, Commercial Insurance
James Brown
James Brown

James Brown

Client Executive

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 484 0110

E: jbrown@capricmw.ca

James Brown is a Client Executive at CapriCMW. In this role, he provides custom insurance and risk solutions to a diverse clientele, specializing in the technology and construction industries. Born and raised in North Vancouver with experience in commercial insurance, he understands the unique local risks facing businesses and works with each client to protect their operations and support their goals. James holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with a specialty in Marketing and International Management.

Prince George
Construction, Forestry & Mill, Commercial Insurance
Jason Blackman
Jason Blackman

Jason Blackman

Commercial Risk Advisor

Prince George

Contact

T: 250 645 2655

E: jblackman@capricmw.ca

Penticton
Construction, Commercial Insurance
Jason Earl
Jason Earl

Jason Earl

Commercial Account Executive

Penticton

Contact

T: 250 492 5821

E: jearl@capricmw.ca

Kelowna
Construction, Commercial Insurance
Lana Hunnie
Lana Hunnie

Lana Hunnie

Commercial Account Executive

Kelowna

Contact

T: 250 869 3811

E: lhunnie@capricmw.ca

Burnaby
Construction, Manufacturing, Transportation, Commercial Insurance, Public Entity
Mark Lee
Mark Lee

Mark Lee

Client Executive, Vice President

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 484 4999

E: mlee@capricmw.ca

Mark began his career in 1994 with an international insurance brokerage in Alberta prior to returning home to Vancouver in 2001. With extensive experience developing and structuring of large, complex insurance and risk management programs in the manufacturing, construction, municipal and transportation sector he has extensive knowledge in all lines of commercial exposures and coverages. Mark's skills include providing clients with solutions beyond conventional insurance and making positive impacts on his client’s employees, customers and profits. Mark is a past Director with both the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters and the Insurance Brokers Association of British Columbia. He is also a member of the Insurance Institute of Canada and the Global Insurance & Risk Management Institute. He is an avid hockey & baseball player and spends his free time coaching these sports throughout the year.

Kamloops
Construction, Forestry & Mill, Transportation, Commercial Insurance, First Nations
Mark Petrie
Mark Petrie

Mark Petrie

Commercial Account Executive

Kamloops

Contact

T: 250 828 5717

E: mpetrie@capricmw.ca

Kelowna
Construction, Food & Beverage, Technology, Commercial Insurance
Matt Arruda
Matt Arruda

Matt Arruda

Commercial Account Executive

Kelowna

Contact

T: 250 869 3994

E: marruda@capricmw.ca

Kamloops
Construction, Oil & Gas
Morly Bishop
Morly Bishop

Morly Bishop

Commercial Account Executive

Kamloops

Contact

T: 250 828 5720

E: mbishop@capricmw.ca

Kelowna
Construction, Public Entity
Paula Garrecht
Paula Garrecht

Paula Garrecht

Commercial Account Executive

Kelowna

Contact

T: 250 869 3804

E: pgarrecht@capricmw.ca

Burnaby
Construction, Manufacturing, Commercial Insurance, Real Estate
Peter Casey
Peter Casey

Peter Casey

Co-Chairman

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 294 3776

E: pcasey@capricmw.ca

As a founding partner and Co-Chairman of CapriCMW, Peter Casey brings over 40 years of insurance experience and expertise to his role. Beginning in the mailroom of an international insurance brokerage, Peter built his illustrious career from the ground up. Currently, Peter provides custom insurance and risk solutions for his long-term clientele in property development, construction and manufacturing and specializes in complex liability risks. He also holds a Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation. Outside of his professional life, he has a keen interest in ice hockey, golf and tennis.

Burnaby
Construction, Manufacturing, Commercial Insurance, Marine, Real Estate
Rob McFarlane
Rob McFarlane

Rob McFarlane

Client Executive, Vice President

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 484 4957

E: rmcfarlane@capricmw.ca

Rob McFarlane brings over 30 years of insurance and risk management experience to his role as Client Executive, Vice President at CapriCMW. He provides custom insurance and risk solutions to a diverse clientele. Rob specializes in firms whose risk profile and/or corporate culture require attention to detail in an efficient and well-executed insurance and risk management plan. He is passionate about connecting with people and is highly involved in his professional and local communities. He serves on the BC Advisory Board of the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Association, Chair of the Langley Board of Education and Chair of the Kiwanis Club of Vancouver Seniors Housing. Rob also holds his Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) and  Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designations  as well as a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Simon Fraser University.  Outside of his professional life, he enjoys spending time on the water and building 'stuff'.

Burnaby
Construction, Manufacturing, Commercial Insurance
Rob Shearar
Rob Shearar

Rob Shearar

Client Executive, Vice President

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 294 3003

E: rshearar@capricmw.ca

Robert began his insurance career with CapriCMW in 2003 as an Associate Account Manager. Since then, Robert has held positions as a Commercial Marketer and Account Manager, specializing in complex manufacturing, construction, wholesale/distribution and commercial properties. His extensive expertise on the issues faced by these industries has proven to be a significant asset to his clientele in his current role as Client Executive, Vice President. He is actively involved as a member of the Mechanical Contractors Association of BC and the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Association. Outside of his professional life, Robert is an avid football and hockey player as well as a strong advocate for health and fitness. He is a certified CrossFit coach and strives to help others achieve healthy lifestyles. Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Simon Fraser University and a Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designation.

Vernon
Construction, Commercial Insurance, Non-Profit
Ryan Fairburn
Ryan Fairburn

Ryan Fairburn

Commercial Account Executive

Vernon

Contact

T: 250 541 7156

E: rfairburn@capricmw.ca

Kelowna
Construction, Foundry & Metal, Commercial Insurance
Ryan Gatti
Ryan Gatti

Ryan Gatti

Commercial Account Executive

Kelowna

Contact

T: 250 869 3970

E: rgatti@capricmw.ca

Burnaby
Construction, Surety
Ted Murray
Ted Murray

Ted Murray

Client Executive, Vice President

Burnaby

Contact

T: 604 484 0119

E: tmurray@capricmw.ca

Ted Murray brings 30 years of insurance experience to his role as Client Executive, Vice President at CapriCMW. He specializes in construction insurance and contract bonds. In this role, he is passionate about his long-term relationships with clients and acting as a trusted member of their teams. He is a proud, active member of the BC Construction Roundtable and the Vancouver Regional Construction Association. He is also a graduate of the BCIT Marketing Management program. Fun fact – Ted started working at only 11 years old - during his summers between school years.