South Western Group Appoints Joyce Jiang as underwriter for E&O and tattoo programs amongst others

Jul 2016

South Western Group, Canada’s leading wholesale insurance intermediary and Managing General Agent (MGA), has appointed Joyce Jiang as the underwriter responsible for miscellaneous errors and omissions (E&O), travel and tourism, media risks and tattoo programs. An experienced underwriter and CIP, Ms. Jiang is skilled at evaluating insurance applications to determine appropriate insurance coverage, developing and nurturing solid business relationships with brokers, and binding contracts for hard-to-place and specialty situations. Prior to joining South Western Group, Ms. Jiang spent over ten years underwriting policies at another leading MGA. Ms. Jiang excelled at evaluating individual risks for submissions from various brokers across Canada using binding contracts with Lloyd’s and pool facilities. John Barclay, president & CEO of South Western Group, enthusiastically praised Ms. Jiang’s unique skills. “She has established a reputation for efficient problem-solving and extreme responsiveness, even when dealing with difficult coverage issues. I know she will be a tremendous asset to South Western Group and will competently handle any challenges we throw her way.” Said Ms. Jiang, “I have only heard good things about South Western Group and I’m excited about the opportunity to join such a well-regarded company. I am looking forward to forming new broker relationships and helping them bind more of their difficult placements.” Ms. Jiang received a Bachelor’s Diploma in Finance and Insurance from Guangzhou Financial University in China and a CIP designation from the Insurance Institute of Canada. She is continuing her education by taking courses at the Professional Liability Underwriting Society.

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is a Wholesale Insurance Intermediary/Managing General Agent offering a broad range of insurance solutions for specialty, niche program and hard-to-place business. Our broad expertise is anchored by a diversified mix of specialized products. Since 1961, South Western Group has earned a reputation for excellence in underwriting, risk management and customer service. We empower brokers with quick access to markets and products not readily available through their contracted companies. For more information on South Western Group, please visit