Andy Schwartze completed his university training in the United States, with a Bachelor of Science degree from Ithaca College, N.Y. and an MBA in commercial law and organizational behaviour from Syracuse University, N.Y. Over the years, Andy has attended many industry related seminars and courses, including completion of the Harvard University Law School Mediation Workshop program. As the team leader for various domestic and international accounts, he supervises and brings together the right team with the skills and resources needed to support our corporate clients’ insurance and risk management needs. With in depth experience in major European markets, the United States and Canada, as well as being fluently bilingual (German) he has a long and experienced history of competently looking after corporate clients.
His career, as an insurance professional, includes extensive broking and consulting responsibilities, as well as the development and underwriting of specialty insurance programs and their marketing strategies. Familiarity with foreign insurance markets has enabled him to feel comfortable in the international insurance community and, as a former instructor for, and past president of, The Insurance Institute of Ontario, he is involved in the development and teaching of specialty topics to other insurance professionals.