Southwestern Ontario Underwriters Club

Current Executive: 

Key Contact:  
Scott Downey
Senior Life Underwriter
Equitable Life Insurance Company of Canada

Past President   
Shawn James
Director, Underwriting Risk Management
Sun Life Financial
Jennifer Watson, BSc, FALU, ALMI, ACS
Associate Underwriting Consultant, Retail Markets Underwriting
519 747-7000 Ext. 238286

Dan Olden
Underwriting Consultant
Sun Life Financial
519-888-3900 Ext. 341-6790


Executive Member
Lori Reif
Performance Management Underwriting Specialist
Great West Life / London Life


Website: Contact our Executive as noted above

Mission Statement: The Southwestern Ontario Underwriters' Club is dedicated to supporting our region’s Life and Living Benefits risk assessment professionals in their pursuit of underwriting excellence. We provide bi-annual education sessions to help our members stay informed of emerging industry trends and challenges. We encourage opportunities to share underwriting philosophies amongst our members because we value the diverse perspectives our members' experiences bring to our profession.

                                    Fall 2018 Meeting
Date:                Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
                         Bar opens at 3pm, Meeting starts at 3:30pm, Dinner at 5:00pm

Location:          Golf‘s Steakhouse and Seafood
                         598-600 Lancaster St W
                         Kitchener, ON

Speaker:           Aurora Hollo
                         Swiss Re
                         Topic: Imaging: More Than Meets the Eye

Dinner:             Breaded Schnitzel with Vegetable Marinara
                         Sauce, Oven Roasted Yukon Gold Potatoes, Fresh
                         Vegetable Medley, Garden Salad with House Dressing, and Freshly Baked   
                         Dinner Rolls
                         (Vegetarian option - please request with RSVP)                      
                         Buffet-Style Desserts with Fruit Tray, Coffee Service
Price:                $40.00 per plate ($10.00 per person if attending meeting only)

RSVP:              Please RSVP with payment to Dan Olden ( by
                        October 5th 2018

Page updated: August 1, 2018




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