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Bill joined the LOGiQ3 family in Feb 2015 as a Senior Underwriter and accepted the position of Underwriting Manager in May. He is a 2007 graduate of the LOGiQ3 training program and has been in the financial services industry for over 20 years. He is a graduate of the University of North Dakota where he majored in Sociology. In his free time he enjoys travelling, red wine, country music and living the good life. 

Bill Berthiaume

Senior Underwriter
Jenny Zhang-1
Jenny joined the LOGiQ3 family in May 2017. As Marketing Coordinator, she contributes to the development and execution of communications strategies across various companies within the LOGiQgroup. Jenny graduated from the University of Toronto in 2017, earning an Honours Bachelors of Arts. In her spare time, she enjoys baking a nice cupcake, watching a good TV show, and spending time with her family and friends. 

Jenny Zhang

Marketing Coordinator

Holley became a member of the LOGiQ3 family in 2012 on the consulting side. She is involved with implementation and analysis of various reinsurance blocks of business, both ceded and assumed. Prior to joining LOGiQ3, Holley worked for CNA Life for nearly 10 years. During her time with CNA, she held various responsibilities including treaty preparation, new business implementation, ceded reinsurance administration, process coordination between actuarial and reinsurance, as well as, project management. Holley has a BSc in Mathematics from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She has earned several LOMA designations including the FLMI, ARA, AIAA, and AIRC. She is a huge Belmont Bruin basketball fan – go Bruins! She also enjoys golfing and traveling to warm places

Holley Bettis

Senior Consultant
Mathieu Jean Pierre

Mathieu graduated from the University of Toronto with a BSc. Honours in Molecular Biology and Global Health. He began his professional working in the community health sector in Toronto and internationally across the Caribbean. He entered the insurance industry as a Bilingual Tele-Underwriter at Canada-Life/Great-West Life in 2016. He is currently working towards his ALMI and FLMI designations. In his free time, he enjoys reading, biking and going to concerts.

Mathieu Jean-Pierre

Bilingual Underwriter

Dan joined LOGiQ3 full time in January 2016, he holds over nineteen years of experience in Insurance, Reinsurance, Credit Risk and Market Risk. He works both on the Audit and Consulting teams.  Before joining LOGiQ3, Dan worked at Manulife Financial, where he was part of the US Individual Division, Reinsurance Division and Investments Divisions. Dan holds his Honors in Environmental Geography and his Canadian Risk Management designation. He is currently pursuing his FLMI and AIRC designations. Dan is very involved with local youth baseball where he coaches and serves as VP of Rep. His interest includes spending time with his wife and 3 kids, travelling, photography and coaching.

Dan Aranha


At LOGiQ3 Kelly is responsible for the strategic direction of the global audit services portfolio and all audit activity, across all lines of business. She is also responsible for LOGiQ3's enterprise risk management program working with her team to ensure LOGiQ3's compliance to industry and governmental regulations. Kelly began her career at Laurier Life working in Underwriting. She then joined Manulife Reinsurance in the administration area where she worked on the development of many of the administrative procedures still used today.


Kelly Priest

Assistant Vice President

Carlton Johnson

AVP, Infrastructure & IT Operations

Sehij joined the LOGiQ3 team in May 2016 as a Reinsurance Analyst. His core responsibility is currently Reinsurance Administration. Sehij graduated from Brock University with a degree in Business Administration and joined the insurance industry after spending a couple years in customer service. When not building his insurance industry experience, Sehij enjoys cruising on his motorcycle, playing hockey or soccer, and reading.

Sehij Gahunia

Reinsurance Analyst

Muy-Hieng Yam

Manager, Reinsurance Operations

Karen started her insurance career in 2006 and moved to LOGiQ3 in March 2016. Karen quickly became an expert in Life Valuations, Structured Settlements, Life, CI and DI underwriting, as well as being involved in the E-Learning program, audits and project work. She shares her contagious optimistic outlook and can-do attitude. Karen is also responsible for training, mentoring, auditing and coaching new and existing underwriters, both internally and externally. Karen has earned her FALU and FLMI designations and is currently part of the Program Committee for the CIU.

Karen McLeod

Senior Underwriting & Learning Specialist

John joined LOGiQ3 in May of 2016 as a Senior Accountant. He had spent the prior five years working for commercial real estate and public accounting. John is a graduate from Brock University and has his CPA and CMA designations. Outside of work John enjoys travelling, running, sports and spending time with his friends and family.

John Pollock

Finance Manager

Vicki’s underwriting career was kick-started by an opportunity to participate in the LOGiQ3 Underwriting Training program through a direct insurer in 2007. After successful completion of the program, she worked as a production underwriter for 9 years before reconnecting with LOGiQ3 and joining the team as a Senior Underwriter in July 2016. Vicki has earned her FALU, FLMI, and ACS designations. When not underwriting, Vicki can be found outdoors running on the roads and trails.

Vicki Zandbergen

Senior Underwriter
Guilherme Reis
Guilherme graduated in Mathematics and Actuarial Science in Brazil, and he has over 4 year experience in the property and casualty insurance and reinsurance industries. In his free time I enjoy being with my family, friends and spending time taking care of my reef tank. In addition to English, he also speaks Portuguese.

Guilherme Reis

Reinsurance Analyst
Preetha Nair

Preetha Nair

Reinsurance Analyst
Robert Hood
Rob graduated from the University of Western Ontario with an Honours Degree in Economics, Specialization in Financial Economics. His fields of interest include Econometrics, Financial Modelling, and Industrial Organization. He joined the LOGiQ3 family in April 2017. In his spare time, he enjoys playing hockey, snowboarding and volunteer coaching youth hockey and lacrosse. He has recently found a passion for sports analytics, particularly Sabermetrics.

Rob Hood

Reinsurance Analyst

Liz graduated from the University of Victoria with a B.A in psychology and a B.Comm degree. She has experience in both Life & Health and Commercial Property insurance. She has held several positions, such as the Technical Accountant and Client Accounting Services positions for the Life & Health department and the Senior Underwriting Associate position for Commercial Property.

Liz has completed her ARA, ALMI, ACS and CRM designations and is currently working on a part-time MBA at Rotman School of Management - University of Toronto.

In her spare time, Liz enjoys playing tennis and dancing to Latin Music.

Liz Diaz

Senior Reinsurance Analyst

Nila Thakrar

Office Manager
Malcolm Porter

Malcolm Porter

IT Operations
Tiffany Primerano

Tiffany Primerano

Bilingual Underwriter
Margherita Della Russo

Margherita Dello Russo

Bilingual Underwriter
Lana Boskovic

Lana Boskovic

Learning Program Coordinator

Jackie Morgan

Gian Bajwa

Gian Bajwa

Reinsurance Analyst
Andrew joined LOGiQ3 in the winter of 2014 as a Reinsurance Analyst. His core responsibilities include reinsurance administration, claims and accounting. Andrew has an accounting and analytical background from his previous work experience at a large financial institution where he worked in the accounting and client operations team’s doing accounting, variance analysis, reconciliations, and portfolio administration. Andrew graduated from York University with a B.Admin Studies (BAS) Specialized Honours in Accounting. He is a big sports fan who enjoys travelling and watching movies/TV in his free time. 

Andrew Bangari

Senior Reinsurance Analyst
Elliott began his career in life insurance, while working part-time throughout university. Studying at the University of Toronto, he pursued degrees in both the life sciences and philosophy – both of which are still his passions. Upon graduating, Elliott quickly developed his skills in case manager and customer service roles before touching down in underwriting. He joined the LOGiQ3 team in 2015 to further develop his underwriting skillset and continue his professional education. When not working, Elliott finds ample time for leisure reading, expanding his already-eclectic musical tastes, trying new recipes, and spending quality time with friends. He also enjoys pairing all-of-the-above with a nice glass of wine or a good Scotch!

Elliott Dickson

Lead Underwriting Consultant

Max joined the LOGiQ3 family in the Spring of 2016 as a Reinsurance Analyst. He graduated from the Ivey Business School with an Honors Business Administration, majoring in Finance. Max is currently pursuing his Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA) designation. When not at work or studying, he enjoys playing basketball, golf and travelling.

Max Kraus

Strategy Analyst
Charles has spent the last 14 years within the life insurance industry and has gained valuable experience within both life insurance / reinsurance companies. Prior to joining LOGiQ3, Charles worked for ml3 global, on numerous projects. Charles has also worked for John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co. where he had management responsibility over various operational areas including ceded and assumed reinsurance administration as well as managed client relationships. Charles holds a BS in Business Administration from Worcester State University with a concentration in Accounting and Finance.

Charles Gordon

Lisa has over 15 years of industry experience supporting direct, reinsurance and retrocession operations with a brief sojourn into group benefits outsourcing.  Lisa has had exposure to US, Canadian, European and Asia Pacific life insurance products and has held a variety of roles supporting administration operations during her career. Lisa joined LOGiQ3 in late 2009 to support data analysis and reporting on a Client conversion.  In her free time she loves reading, travelling and exploring the nooks and crannies in Ontario now accessible with her new drivers license!

Lisa Clarke

Manager, Business Operations

Chris Copelli

Erine began her career at LOGiQ3 shortly after attaining her BComm in Management, specializing in International Business. Prior to LOGiQ3, she has worked as an administrative assistant at Sun Life Financial. In her current role as a reinsurance analyst, Erine has been involved in administrative and systems projects that include data analysis, business cycle processing, exception handling, client data conversion and validation through periodic system upgrades. She has helped establish and update processes to maintain SSAE16 audit compliance. Erine is currently pursuing her ARA designation and is fluent in three languages.

Erine Ruiz

Senior Reinsurance Analyst
Jacqueline Barrett

Jacqueline has more than twenty years of experience driving business growth, launching new opportunities through aggressive initiatives that improve operational processes and efficiency in the Reinsurance Industry for Life and P&C business. Prior to joining LOGiQ3 as a consultant in April 2016, Jacqueline was at RBC Insurance for 13 years and held various roles including, Director Placements and Counterparty Management for Ceded Reinsurance and Director of Business Processing and Reinsurance Systems. Jacqueline has earned several LOMA designations including her ACS, ARA and FLMI. In her free time Jacqueline enjoys spending time with her two children.

Jacqueline Barrett

Director, Reinsurance Operations
Matt joined LOGiQ3 with over 15 years of experience in insurance & reinsurance, most recently as Director, Audit and Retention Management Services at Berkshire Hathaway. Prior to this, he held roles within Sun Life’s Reinsurance Operations, Internal Audit, Financial Planning / Analysis, Reinsurance Accounting & Audit teams. He graduated from Georgian College's B.Admin Accounting. He's been actively involved with RAPA and is a past chair of the Audit Committee. He enjoys wood working and spending time with his family at the cottage.

Matthew Hannon

Director, Reinsurance Operations

Nick joined the LOGiQ3 team in March 2016, and as E-Learning Product Manager, is responsible for the overall E-Learning Program. He has over 13 years of experience in increasingly responsible roles within the education, training and development industries. Most recently, he managed professional development programs at McMaster University, including E-Learning and curriculum development for adult learners. His experience is enhanced by a Bachelor of Arts with an English Language & Literature major, and is completing a Masters Certificate in Adult Training & Development from Schulich School of Business.


Nick Durie

Learning Solutions Director
Kristine Titular
Kristine joined the LOGiQ3 family in April 2017 as a Senior Reinsurance Analyst with a strong reinsurance background. Prior to joining LOGiQ3, she worked at Swiss Reinsurance in the Life & Health Business Management as a Claims Analyst until June 2014 and most recently serving as a Technical Accountant. She is currently pursuing her FLMI designation and recently became part of the RAPA Planning committee. Outside of work, she loves adventures that give her an adrenaline rush. She is a big fan of any strategic mind games, and also enjoys reading books.

Kristine Titular

Senior Reinsurance Analyst

Julie Clarke

Reinsurance Analyst
Eldrida Ruiz
Eldrida graduated from University of Waterloo, BSc. Honours Biology, with a specialization in Animal Physiology. She completed LOGiQ3’s underwriting internship program in 2015, before joining the team in November 2016. She is currently working towards her FALU & FLMI designations. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, watching sports and experimenting with cooking/baking.

Eldrida Ruiz

Darlene joined the LOGIQ3 family in March 2017.  Darlene brings an impressive and well rounded experience in the life, critical illness and disability insurance.  She has held progressive positions with various insurers including leadership roles. Darlene’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made her a key addition to the LOGiQ3 family. In her new position, Darlene will be responsible for managing the underwriting team, providing superior service to our current clients, prospective clients and managing the client expectations.

Darlene McFadden

Assistant Vice President, Underwriting Operations
Lemar joined the LOGiQ3 team in April of 2017 as a Reinsurance Analyst. Lemar graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with a BA in Honours Economics. At present, he is interested in developing his understanding of machine learning and AI. Outside of work, Lemar is a huge basketball fan and enjoys staying active through playing as well as going to the gym.

Lemar Barekzai

Reinsurance Analyst
Farzaneh has over 10 years of expeirence in the insurance and reinsurance industries, in various functions including consulting, data management and processing, quality control, treaties and technical reinsurance. She holds a Bachelor of Statistics, a Master of Actuarial Science, and is a member of the Fellow of Life Management Institute. Her interests on top of data diggings include: hiking, camping, and portaging trips.  

Farzaneh Mashhadian

Sophia _Liao

Sophia graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor’s degree in Management and Organizational Studies, Honors Specialization in Finance and Administration. She has experience working in accounting and venture capital fields, and she is currently pursuing her CFA designation. In her free time, Sophia enjoys cooking as well as traveling. Detective movies and shows full of mystery and adventure are her favorite

Sophia Liao

Reinsurance Accounting Analyst

Alicia Schuller

Accounting Coordinator
Laura Lockett

Laura Lockett

Senior Reinsurance Analyst
Al Thai

Al Thai

Marzena Pejlak

Marzena Pejlak

Jen Thompson-1

Jen Thompson

Bilingual Underwriter
Teresa Lau

Teresa Lau

Aminaz joined the LOGiQ3 family in May of 2015 as a Reinsurance Analyst. She graduated from York University with a BA, Specialized Honors Degree in Financial and Business Economics. After graduating, Aminaz worked for a large property and casualty insurance company where she gained knowledge of and experience in the insurance industry. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, photography and discovering new coffee shops in the city! Besides English, Aminaz speaks Hindi, Gujarati and Swahili fluently.

Aminaz Mitha


Megan became part of the LOGiQ3 family in February 2016. As Marketing Specialist, she is involved with developing and executing the overall communication strategies for the LOGiQ3 group of companies. Her background in communication and strategic relationship marketing led her to various gigs in the tech startup world. Throughout her experience, she’s developed a keen interest in growing brand presence in the digital world. Outside of LOGiQ3, Megan loves testing out new recipes in the kitchen or finding new cuisines around the city.

Megan Gardner

Marketing Specialist
Seema Joined LOGiQ3 in Feb 2015, responsible for production underwriting for two of the largest clients. She has 8 years of experience in the life insurance industry, starting her career with a short stint as a tele-interviewer at Manulife, quickly moving on to life underwriting roles. Seema’s background as a registered practical nurse made her an ideal candidate for underwriting. She studied Nursing at Conestoga College and is an active member with the College of Nurses of Ontario. Seema loves to cook, is a tennis enthusiast, a botanical guru with orchids and consistently pursues continued education as she describes herself a lifelong learner. 

Seema Samad

Senior Underwriter
Brittainy works on both the audit and consulting teams. She has been in the reinsurance industry for over 5 years and joined the LOGiQ3 team as a consultant in Sep 2012. Before joining LOGiQ3, Brittainy worked at Munich American Reassurance Company where she worked as part of the Reinsurance Administration - Compliance team & Actuarial and Valuation teams. Brittainy is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and has served as a Data Committee member of RAPA. Brittainy enjoys music, and can often be found moonlighting as a karaoke singer at a local karaoke bar near Washington, DC.

Brittainy Jones

Director of Reinsurance Consulting

Miguel has been working in the insurance industry for the past eight years, where he started off as an advisor before moving into a sales and leadership role for a Canadian insurer. He joined LOGiQ3 in April of 2016 in the role of Inside Sales Specialist where he focuses on developing both new and existing relationships with LOGiQ3’s clients across all lines of business. In February 2018, Miguel accepted the position of Manager, Business Development. In his spare time, Miguel can usually be found playing sports or exploring the city to find his new favourite restaurant.

Miguel Ceron

Manager, Business Development

Robert came to LOGiQ3 in November 2015 after working for Manulife/John Hancock for over 17 years to manage the outsourced claims administration.  His industry experience started out in group pensions and group benefits followed by a focus for the last 10 years in life reinsurance.  His life reinsurance experience includes both ceded and assumed administration from the reinsurance and retrocession perspectives in North American and European Markets.  He has completed Loma’s ACS, ALMI, and ARA designations and is working towards the AIRC & FLMI designations.  In his spare time Robert enjoys learning new things, trying new restaurants, playing with his dog, binge watching series on Netflix, and taking long walks. 

Robert Bouchard

Manager, Business Operations
Garen Markarian

Garen joined LOGiQ3 as an underwriter in January 2016. In addition to over 10 years of experience in the insurance industry, he has completed the LOGiQ3 Underwriting Training Program. He has an undergrad degree in Neuroscience from The University of Toronto, and a post-grad diploma as a CRA from The Michener Institute.  When Garen is not underwriting, he is recording music or performing live. He also enjoys disco-dancing, and mint chocolate chip ice-cream.

Garen Markarian

Senior Underwriter

Karen Chandler

Senior Consultant
Kathleen has participated in several administrative and system conversions, and manages on-going reinsurance and retro administration for outsourcing clients including claims, reserve and accounting services. Prior to joining LOGiQ3, she held positions in various capacities for a combination of direct, reinsurance and retrocession companies. Her 18 years of experience include client services, data management and financial reporting.  In the last 10 years she has developed strong skills in data mining and analysis.  Kathleen is a graduate of the University of Toronto and is an ACS, ARA and FLMI.

Kathleen Kelly

Director, Business Operations

Wilson is responsible for the applications and systems we rely upon to deliver services to our clients. Before joining LOGiQ3, Wilson worked for over 17 years in the corporate and reinsurance IT fields and was most instrumental in establishing Berkshire Hathaway Group’s infrastructure. Wilson has a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Wilfrid Laurier University and when not at work, surfs the web for the latest pop culture gossip, spoils his dog with toys and treats, and basks in the joy of his young family [though not necessarily in that order].

Wilson Varghese

AVP, IT Applications & Systems

Mindy is a graduate of the University of Rochester, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Statistics and a Certificate in Actuarial Studies. Mindy followed her undergraduate studies with a Master of Science in Management. With over 20+ years in the Insurance industry and over 5 years specializing in Reinsurance, Data Analysis and Quality Assurance, Mindy has a breadth of knowledge and understanding of reinsurance administration and practices from the direct, reinsurer and retrocessionaire perspectives. She most recently served as Senior Manager of Reinsurance at AXA. One of the most amazing things about Mindy is that she has been tap dancing since the age of 5!!!! Lessons anyone?

Mindy Epstein


Valentin Makharinets

Director, Project Management Office
Aswini joined the LOGiQ3 family in November 2016 as a Reinsurance Analyst. She graduated from the University of Toronto in 2016 with a B.Sc. Double Major in Mathematics and Economics. She is currently pursuing an Associate of the Society of Actuaries designation. On the side, she works as a high school mathematics and accounting tutor. She loves travelling and going on road trips to explore little hidden gems around Canada, enjoys discovering new food places, and is a passionate Netflix binge watcher.

Aswini Ramachandran

Reinsurance Analyst

Lara graduated from Concordia University in Montreal with a degree in Actuarial Mathematics and has since completed three SOA exams. Prior to joining the LOGIQ3 team in August 2017, Lara was working for a company doing financial accounting. In her spare time she enjoys relaxing with a good book, working out and playing sports, and discovering new restaurants with her friends and family.

Lara Zini

Reinsurance Analyst

Suzie Menendez

Marketing Specialist

David Hou

Senior Solutions Architect
Matt Murday

Matt Murday

Junior Application Developer
Nicole Karfakis-1

Nicole Karfakis

Senior Account Manager
Jyoti Gupta-1

Jyoti Gupta

Intermediate Project Manager
Peter Molnar-1

Peter Molnar

Systems and IT Operations
Nalin Sachdeva-1

Nalin Sachdeva

Senior Underwriter

Kethees Nathan

Systems Developer

Dorcina Nash

Reinsurance Analyst

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