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Jean-Marc Laurin named a regional vice president for Vericlaim Canada

July 18, 2017   by Sedgwick

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Jean-Marc Laurin named a regional vice president for Vericlaim Canada
Laurin will lead the company’s new office in Montreal

Montreal, July 18, 2017 – Sedgwick and its subsidiary Vericlaim, a global provider of loss adjusting and claims management solutions, are pleased to announce the appointment of Jean-Marc Laurin to Vice President of Quebec and the Atlantic region for Vericlaim Canada.

“As we focus on expanding our geographic coverage across Canada, Jean-Marc’s appointment will help us fulfill our commitment to building a national infrastructure to support the property, liability, auto and niche services within our market,” said Mike Holden, president of Sedgwick and Vericlaim Canada. “We’re pleased to have him lead our Montreal office.”

Jean-Marc Laurin, CRM, CIP, FCIP, FCIAA | Vice President of Quebec & Atlantic Region 

Jean-Marc brings some 35 years of industry experience to Vericlaim Canada. Specialties include hiring, budgeting, forecasting, lien project, business alignment, business development and all lines of business. At Vericlaim Canada, Jean-Marc will lead the Montreal office. He also will work to build business and develop a network throughout Quebec and the Atlantic region.

Jean-Marc has a demonstrated commitment to the insurance industry. He earned his Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP/PAA) certification from CEGEP vieux Montreal, a Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designation from Toronto University and a Certificate in Management from Université du Québec À Hull. Jean-Marc also holds dual Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional (FCIP/FPAA) designations, in both Business Management and Risk Management. In addition, he is a Fellow of the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association (FCIAA).

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About Vericlaim Canada
A wholly owned subsidiary of Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., Vericlaim Canada provides high-quality services designed to meet the specific needs of the Canadian marketplace offering property, liability, auto and specialty claims and adjusting services. Vericlaim is committed to helping its customers—insurance companies, corporations, public entities and brokers—manage and control their risk needs around the world. The success of Vericlaim stems from its focus on providing clients with superior claims resolution on the most timely and cost effective basis in the industry, continually adapting to their evolving service and information needs, and developing innovative solutions to complex risk management issues. Vericlaim has global reach and maintains a distinct local market presence in Canada and more than 400 other locations throughout the world. For more, see

About Sedgwick
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk and benefits solutions. At Sedgwick caring counts℠; the company takes care of people and organizations by delivering cost-effective claims, productivity, managed care, risk consulting and other services through the dedication and exper­tise of nearly 15,000 colleagues in some 275 offices located in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and Ireland. Sedgwick facilitates financial and personal health and helps customers and consumers navigate complexity by designing and implementing customized programs based on proven practic­es and advanced technology that exceed expectations. Sedgwick’s majority shareholder is KKR; Stone Point Capital LLC, La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and other management investors are minority shareholders. For more, see

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