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TIG Appoints Muriel Schmidt to Senior Underwriting Specialist, Casualty

August 6, 2014   by Totten Insurance Group


TIG (Totten Insurance Group) is pleased to announce the appointment of Muriel Schmidt to the position of Senior Underwriting Specialist, Casualty.

Having 30+ years in the Canadian marketplace, Muriel supports a high commitment work environment and motivates people to achieve success through empowerment. Her assistance in the development and implementation of Casualty/Construction Underwriting, Marketing and Production goals/strategies, align directly to the corporate objectives that support the delivery of client service excellence for TIG’s client base. By implementing cross selling opportunities in Central Canada and the development of integrated relationships between TIG, Brokers, and Markets, Muriel will support the execution of the distribution strategy and customer centric propositions.

Muriel’s extensive experience at major National Insurers encompassed a broad range of responsibilities and underwriting of large and risk managed Canadian-based Commercial, Industrial, Manufacturing , Resource and Energy-based risks. For many years, she was the Canadian Casualty Manager of a large multi-national insurer.

Being recognized as one of the top Casualty experts in Canada, Muriel prides herself on her proven ability to forge sustainable relationships with Markets, Brokers, Clients and Risk Managers. This extensive expertise directly compliments her demonstrated ability to develop portfolio growth with profitability through market analysis and strategic planning, reinforcing TIG’s primary goal of adding additional strength to the strategic growth plans.

About TIG:

TIG (Totten Insurance Group), Canada’s leading national MGA provider of niche products and innovative solutions. Offering customized wordings to meet your specific needs, including: Construction, COC, Wrap Ups & Professional Indemnity, Roofers including Hot Works, Environmental Liability, Security Services, Complex & hard to place business, Cross Border Underwriting,  Remediation/Asbestos Removal and more. Visit us at

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