Our Team

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The leadership of FCA shares accumulated decades of experience within the firm, working on clients’ behalf, leading within the insurance industry, and fostering the development of the organization to be here for you for the future.

All partners are actively involved, each with his or her own specialties but all affirming the FCA dedication to delivering the very best for the client.

Management Team

R. Andrew Osbourne

R. Andrew Osbourne

President

Essential Expertise:

  • Commercial Insurance for Non-Profit organizations, Public Entities, Industrial, Manufacturing and Hospitality enterprises
  • Expert focus on Directors & Officers and Professional Liability protection
  • Strategic development and team motivation
  • Relationship-building and leadership, pairing big-picture vision with a drive for delivering excellence
John H. van Bilsen

John H. van Bilsen

Chairman

Essential Expertise:

  • Insurance programs and risk management for commercial enterprises, including manufacturing and property development firms
  • Concentrated expertise in construction and surety sectors
  • Leadership of international practice as a member of the advisory committee for the Global Broker Network.
  • Coach and competitor, on- and off-duty
Warren Griffiths

Warren Griffiths

Vice President

Essential Expertise:

  • Specialized focus on surety brokering and advisory services
  • Commercial insurance for construction industry including developers and all manner of constructors in the ICI sector, consulting and engineering.
  • Naturally competitive and customer centric view
  • Mentor to young staff
Sean Anderson

Sean Anderson

Vice President

Essential Expertise:

  • Mid-market commercial insurance; program development for franchises and associations
  • Focus on retail, wholesaler and importing enterprisess
  • Roles as mentor and team developer within the firm and the community
  • A keen eye to evaluate, target and support growth for clients’ and FCA’s future
Brenda Rose

Brenda Rose

Vice President

Essential Expertise:

  • Cross-border specialist, for personal or commercial risks, with decades of hands-on experience
  • Trusted partner to US and international brokers, safeguarding Canadian portions of global portfolios
  • Operations expert:  Deployment and development, coaching and motivation
  • Industry advocate on technology, regulation and tax issues to drive solutions for clients
Donald Anderson

Donald Anderson

Treasurer

Essential Expertise:

  • Specialization in Financial services sector / Executive Liability / Professional Liability
  • Wide-ranging, comprehensive experience in all commercial areas
  • Innovation and analysis led to the development of long-standing unique national program for insolvency practitioners
  • Innumerable volunteer roles in industry, sport and politics demonstrate natural aptitudes as mentor and strategist

Private Client Services Team

Greg Purkis

Greg Purkis

Account Executive

  • A personal concierge for all your insurance needs, so you can attend to more pressing matters.
  • Solution-simplifier, detail-obsessor, and results-winner
  • Deep understanding of the personal risk management process, its principles, and the particular requirements and unique risks for affluent clients.
  • Continuous learner and education promoter, teaching various advanced insurance courses to other professionals and at global insurance carriers.
Helen Xenidis

Helen Xenidis

Account Executive

  • A thorough, friendly professional, the personal risk manager for each component of your lifestyle
  • Careful custodian of relationships with leading specialist insurers
  • A keen negotiator to precisely customize your policy and secure the best options for you. 
  • The trusted problem-solver ensuring your peace of mind
Dayle Semple

Dayle Semple

Account Executive

  • Experienced advocate, committed to your best interests
  • Enthusiastic problem-solver, whatever your challenges
  • Proud purveyor of service excellence and sophisticated insurance solutions
  • Crisis-mitigator, when you most need help
Maha Touma

Maha Touma

Account Executive

  • Trusted guide for your personal insurance, with knowledge and advice to let you sleep better at night
  • Experienced advocate with Insurers on your behalf
  • Committed, reliable, trustworthy and consistent, whatever your needs
  • Customer-focused, customer-dedicated broker, working only for your best interests

Producer Team

Andrew Mangialardi

Andrew Mangialardi

Account Executive

  • Passionate solution facilitator  and status-quo challenger
  • Industry exception, thinking outside the box when the insurance industry is too often  stuck inside
  • Program specialist, to maximize negotiating power, for associations and groups
  • Industry focal points include Beverage Alcohol, Food and Cannabis industries, private equity M&A’s in various areas
Chris Dardarian

Chris Dardarian

Account Executive

  • Long-time surety specialist, with more than 15 years’
  • Strategic analyst developing programs that fit your needs, today and tomorrow
  • Comprehensive appreciation of challenges for contractors, developers and clients with unique situations
  • Innovative thinker, watching for opportunities to do things differently to find better solutions for you
Errol Williams

Errol Williams

Account Executive

  • Former underwriter knows how to negotiate with Insurers on your behalf
  • With 15+ years’ experience in all aspects of the Insurance Industry, an industry veteran who knows how best to help
  • Your committed supporter, available when you need him
  • A stalwart believer in being your partner, as you grow your business
Evan Russell

Evan Russell

Assistant Vice President

  • Decades of experience stewarding protection for major commercial enterprises
  • Deep expertise in Professional Liability, particularly for Architects, Engineers, and related fields
  • Avid outdoorsman and sports enthusiast
  • Diligent volunteer with The Haliburton ClubThe Pinehurst Cluband Sleeping Children Around the World
Laura Ballardin

Laura Ballardin

Account Executive

  • Seasoned client advocate in a spectrum of industries, for medium to complex organizations
  • Solid understanding of needs for Construction Contractors, Transportation & Long Haul Trucking, Manufacturing, Wholesale Distribution and Long Term Care or Retirement Facilities
  • As a former senior underwriter, sophisticated insurance expert, including Directors & Officers and Professional Liability.
  • Collaboration partner delivering risk management and training workshops and seminars to clients and associations
Tyler Tisdale

Tyler Tisdale

Account Executive

  • Solution-provider for private businesses and franchises
  • An advisor you can trust, whether for a full review of your existing protection, or discussion of new risks you face, delivered diligence, integrity and honesty
  • Born and bred in the insurance industry, equipped with experience and education
  • Passionate about people, Tyler won’t stop until he knows you are satisfied
Todd Elson

Todd Elson

Director of Benefits

  • Veteran manager of benefit and retirement income plans, for  over24 years
  • Custom plan designer for companies of all size, from 1 employee to over 1,000
  • Your valuable resource for all info to manage your employee benefits:  Plan design reviews, Technology, HRIS management, and communications
  • Multi-faceted fan of family, playing sports and music
Paul Smith

Paul Smith

Account Executive

Ian Smith

Ian Smith

Account Executive

Jeffrey Smith

Jeffrey Smith

Vice President

  • FCA alumnus, with decades of experience accumulated since 1986
  • A Hands-on advisor for real-world risks faced by manufacturing, real estate and technology organizations
  • Dedicated to finding practical solutions that fit your business reality
  • Specialist understanding of Media, Advertising, Film and other production companies
Jamie Collum

Jamie Collum

Account Executive

  • Bio to follow
Michael Di Pinto

Michael Di Pinto

Account Executive

  • Energetic and motivated relationship-builder, respecting your trust by sharing knowledge and know-how
  • Creative problem-solver, adapting to changes in the insurance marketplace
  • With your needs clearly in focus, careful analyst of available choices
  • Industry specialist:  construction, manufacturing and commercial realty