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Michelle Gopie joins Vericlaim in Canada

August 17, 2016   by Sedgwick

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Michelle Gopie joins Vericlaim in Canada
Expert team advancing the company’s strategic growth in the Canadian market

TORONTO, August 17, 2016 – Sedgwick and its subsidiary Vericlaim, a global provider of loss adjusting and claims management solutions, are pleased to announce a strategic addition to their growing team in the Canadian market: Michelle Gopie has been appointed senior adjuster.

Michelle Gopie, BA, CIP | Senior AdjusterMichelle-Gopie-web
Michelle Gopie has joined the Vericlaim Canada team, and is licensed in all lines of insurance. Her areas of special expertise include VIP and preferred client group policies, property claims, auto, liability and bodily injury investigations.

For the past 18 years, Michelle has gained experience with major Canadian insurance carriers and claims administrators and earned strong credentials and glowing reviews as an adjuster, analyst and advisor. Throughout her career she has fine-tuned her skills in customer service and her in-depth understanding of the regulatory landscape.

Her expertise also spans negotiation, settlement, cause and origin investigation, subrogation, auditing and on-scene support, including service as part of emergency response teams supporting recovery from national catastrophic events. She is known for her level of care in working with claimants, clients, insurers, technical experts, legal teams, government agencies and public officials to foster reassurance and resolution.

Michelle has earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Ryerson Polytechnic University. She also holds the Chartered Insurance Professional Designation from the Insurance Institute of Canada.

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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 countsSM; 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 14,000 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 and other management investors are minority shareholders. For more, see

Sedgwick media contact:
Catherine Bennett, public relations director, +1-615-892-9361,

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