Colette Taylor is VP Specialty Operations & Strategic Production, leading and coordinating the underwriting teams to offer specialized insurance solutions that protect the financial security of Sovereign’s Canadian customers.
Colette has been in the Specialty insurance industry for over 20 years in a variety of roles including technical underwriting and insurance brokering. She found her passion when she entered the world of team leadership and believes that the best thing about her job is empowering her teams to do what they do best, while ensuring customers receive the most expert advice and creative solutions that meet their needs. In 2016 she was selected as one of the top 35 women in insurance by Canadian Insurance Business magazine and has written a number of articles on risk management & insurance globalization.
Although originally from New Zealand, Toronto is now her home base where she lives with her husband, two kids, a cat and a dog.