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Mike Alwyn named Senior Vice President of Specialty Services for Vericlaim Canada

May 26, 2017   by Sedgwick

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Mike Alwyn named Senior Vice President of Specialty Services for Vericlaim Canada
Alwyn joins an expert team advancing strategic growth in the Canadian market

Toronto, May 26, 2017 – Sedgwick and its subsidiary Vericlaim, a global provider of loss adjusting and claims management solutions, are pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Alwyn as Senior Vice President of Specialty Services for Vericlaim Canada.

“Mike’s appointment is part of our focus on expanding our geographic coverage across Canada and commitment to building a national infrastructure in support of the property, liability, auto and niche services within our market,” said Mike Holden, president of Sedgwick and Vericlaim Canada. “We have no doubt that Mike’s experience and expertise will be a strong asset to the organization.”

Mike Alwyn, MBA, FCIP | Senior Vice President of Specialty Services 

Mike brings 30 years of experience in insurance claims adjusting to Vericlaim Canada. Specialties include mining, commercial property, course of construction, and jeweler’s block/fine arts. He has highly developed technical skills and knowledge in managing this industry’s most complex and significant losses.

Throughout his career, Mike has demonstrated a commitment to the industry, his clients, and to advancing his knowledge and adjusting capabilities. Not only is he one of our industry’s most well-known Executive General Adjusters (EGA), but he also has an MBA and holds the Fellow Charted Insurance Professional (FCIP) designation. In addition, he is a recipient of the Canadian Insurance Claims Managers Association Award. Aside from the insurance industry, Mike was a member of the Canadian Forces Air Reserve, serving over 20 years, attaining the rank of Captain, and was awarded the Canadian Forces Decoration.

To learn more about Sedgwick and Vericlaim, visit and You can contact the Mississauga office at +1-905-671-7819.

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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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