Appointment Announcement – Marcus Morson, Industry Leader, VP Manufacturing, Cowan Insurance Group

Professional photo of Marcus Morson, Industry Leader, VP Manufacturing, Cowan Insurance Group

CAMBRIDGE, ON – May 24, 2016 – David Black, Vice President, Business Development, of Cowan Insurance Group is pleased to announce that Marcus Morson has been appointed as the Industry Leader, VP Manufacturing at Cowan Insurance Group effective May 24, 2016. In this position Marcus is accountable for multi-line sales solutions in the manufacturing segment, with responsibility for ensuring the total client experience reflects leading edge, industry tailored programs, customized to meet the unique needs of Cowan’s current and future clients. This responsibility includes developing and driving the manufacturing segment business plan, strategic growth of the book of business, as well as assisting others to grow Cowan’s overall manufacturing block. In addition, Marcus will lead the profitability and growth of Millennium CreditRisk Management, a leading privately held brokerage specializing in Trade Credit and Political Risk Coverage across the country.

Marcus brings to Cowan a wealth of manufacturing, business development and risk management experience, including 10 years in various underwriting roles. Most recently he was National Property Director for a leading insurance provider, where he oversaw a broad spectrum of risk within property, focusing on the areas of manufacturing, real estate, public sector and technology and assisting both mid-market and global corporate organizations achieve their goals. He has a thorough understanding of business strategy, process analysis and program management. In addition, he has expertise in partnering with clients in the manufacturing sector to understand their needs in order to develop innovative solutions to meet their goals. 

Marcus has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto, has obtained his Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation, and is currently enrolled in the Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional (FCIP) program.

About Cowan Insurance Group
A pre-eminent Canadian owned and operated insurance brokerage and consulting operation, Cowan Insurance Group represents leading national and international insurance companies. Cowan specializes in property, casualty and credit insurance, providing the best value to businesses, organizations and individuals for their insurance and risk management needs. The organization also advises and creates retirement, group benefits, disability management and international benefits programs for employee groups and offers wealth management, financial planning and succession planning services to individuals through its wholly owned financial services subsidiaries. Cowan Insurance Group has over 450 employees and currently operates in 10 locations across Ontario. Cowan subsidiaries include The Williamson Group, Millennium CreditRisk Management, Wentworth Financial Services, and Cowan Financial Solutions. For additional information about Cowan Insurance Group, please refer to

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Faye Bulloch
Director, Marketing & Communications, Cowan Insurance Group

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