At the Forefront: The challenges and opportunities of Facility Association - Webinar (EST)
Date and Time: December 09, 2020 1 pm - 2 pm EST
Most of us who have dealt within the auto insurance space,
either as brokers, underwriters or claims personnel have heard of the Facility
Association (FA) and its unofficial title as the ‘insurer as last resort’. But
have you ever wondered why such an organization exists, and how they endure in
In this session, President and CEO Saskia Matheson will
offer a glimpse into the inner workings, challenges and opportunities within FA.
She’ll be sharing more about the coverages FA does and doesn’t offer through the
residual market (FARM). You’ll also learn more about some of the initiatives
they have underway, including their new focus on data and the Underwriting
Saskia will also speak candidly about the challenges of
2020 and the role FA played, and continues to play, in maintaining stability and
availability. She’ll also share more about the types of data they have
available, how it’s used and by whom.
This session is great for anyone who deals with auto
insurance now or in the future.
About Saskia MathesonPresenter:
Saskia Matheson has over 30 years of experience in the
Canadian property & casualty industry, where she has held numerous company
positions. Saskia was appointed as the President and CEO of Facility Association
in February 2019. Prior to joining Facility Association most recently, she was
General Manager of Esurance Canada, a subsidiary of Allstate, leading the
organization through the company’s formation and launch.Before launching
Esurance Canada, Saskia was the Director of Risk Management for Automobile and
Property with Allstate for 6 years, and the official spokesperson for Allstate
Canada. She has served on numerous industry committees and working groups.Saskia began her insurance
career as a researcher for the Ontario government’s Osborne Inquiry into Motor
Vehicle Accident Compensation. She then progressed through successively senior
roles at Facility Association, Zurich Insurance Canada and Royal Sun
President & CEO
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