Wawanesa

Wawanesa

Wawanesa is owned by its policyholders. Coal-oil lamp and wooden threshing machine accidents may not be as common now as they were when Wawanesa Mutual Insurance was founded on the Canadian plains in 1896, but the property/casualty insurer still has plenty to keep busy with.

Wawanesa is owned by its policyholders. Coal-oil lamp and wooden threshing machine accidents may not be as common now as they were when Wawanesa Mutual Insurance was founded on the Canadian plains in 1896, but the property/casualty insurer still has plenty to keep busy with. As one of the largest property/casualty insurers in Canada, Wawanesa offers commercial and personal lines, including business, farm, homeowner and automobile policies.

Company Info

www.wawanesa.com

  • Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • In 2014, processed over $2.5 billion worth of premiums
  • 1,600+ employees
  • A+ rating for financial strength from A.M. Best Co.
  • Key person: Jeff Goy, President & CEO