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Merlin Underwriting Inc.

Merlin Underwriting Inc.
140 Yonge Street, Suite 316, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5C 1X6
(647) 795 8128


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Our Team

At Merlin, we pride ourselves on having the best team in the business.

Nick Bush President & CEO

With 19 years industry underwriting experience in the construction sector, Nick has developed a broad knowledge and recognition of how every project is different, yet equally important. Through listening to brokers and clients he understood the requirement for a specialised solution to this challenging yet fascinating sector. Nick has held many executive roles in both Canada and the UK. Before founding Merlin, Nick held the position of Head of Construction Canada, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions.

Daniel Moses EVP & Chief Underwriting Officer

Daniel MosesDaniel has over 15 years of industry underwriting experience in a variety of executive roles. He brings a unique perspective having spent his career on both the MGA side at Totten Insurance Group as well as the Insurer side at Everest Canada. Daniel’s prior experience and direct responsibility for implementing national underwriting strategies including the building of books of businesses, particularly with a focus on construction exposures will complement Merlin’s specialized approach in this sector.

Carol Gawrylash Head of Financial Lines

CAROL GAWRYLASH HEAD OF FINANCIAL LINESCarol has over 30 years experience as a Financial Lines underwriter. As a founding member of the Totten Insurance Group, Carol has an extensive knowledge and inners workings of the Managing General Agent structure. Her most recent role was as Senior Vice President – Operations and Professional Liability at Totten Insurance Group. She spent 15 years as an active member of PLUS (Professional Liability Underwriting Society) and sat on the Steering Committee for the Canadian Chapter.