Upcoming Calendar of Events

October 20, 2021– Manitex Showcase
November 18, 2021 – Link-Belt Crane Showcase
December 1, 2021– Liebherr Showcase

Let’s Talk Crane Insurance

The Crane Rental Association of Canada invites you to attend a webinar with the Underwriting Agencies of Australia (UAA). We are facilitating a conversation with the UAA’s Leadership Team regarding their interest in the Canadian market and the impact it may have on Canadian Crane Rental Companies and Crane Owners.
This webinar is open to all and we hope you will share the invitation with your insurance brokers.

Speakers Bios:

MICHAEL MURPHY – GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Michael has more than 35 years’ experience across the financial services sector. Michael has been the CEO of the UAA Group since 2011 and provides expertise in strategic planning, analytical and relationship management skills. In his time at UAA, Michael has overseen the rapid global expansion of the company making it the leading mobile plant and crane specialist insurer in Australia, New Zealand and globally. Prior to joining UAA, he spent 10 years with Citigroup, where he held a number of senior roles, most recently as Head of Oneport (the firm’s mortgage distribution platform). At Citigroup, he led a national sales team responsible for generating 80 per cent of all new business originating from the mortgage broker market.

STAN ALEXANDROPOULOS – GROUP CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Stan has more than 30 years’ experience in the general insurance industry predominantly in Sales and Relationship Management roles. As COO of UAA, Stan is responsible for the management of the Australian business. His goal is to further develop and enhance UAA’s industry profile as the leader in Mobile Plant & Machinery Protection and deliver superior results via the implementation of profitable growth and service initiatives for our clients and stakeholders.

GEORGE GRASSO – GROUP CHIEF CLAIMS AND SERVICE OFFICER
George has more than 30 years’ experience in the insurance, repair and assessing / loss adjusting industries. George is experienced in managing claims, assessing teams, repair facilities, as well as managing business relationships with customers and handling complex claims. George’s role as Group CCSO is to continue to develop UAA’s professional global claims capabilities and service as well as group procurement.

JANE KING – UAA GROUP CHIEF UNDERWRITING OFFICER / REGIONAL MANAGER NORTH
Based in our Brisbane office, Jane joined UAA in December 2005. Jane, by way of on the job experience and external study, joined the management team in the role of Head of Compliance – Global. During this role Jane was instrumental in the development and monitoring of all processes and procedures relating to both institutional and industry compliance governance. More recently, Jane has been appointed to the role of Regional Manager North and will oversee the operational function of the northern region for UAA.

PRIOR WEBINARS
1) CRAC-ACLG Webinar Series – June 17, 2020 9:00 am PST
2) Alberta AT Cranes 2 Year Pilot Project – August 12, 2020 10:00 am MST
3) Diversity & Inclusion – September 23, 2020 11:00 am EST
4) Spencer Beach – December 2, 2020 10:00 am MST
5) Spencer Beach Workshop – February 24, 2021 10:00 am MST
If you want a Zoom recording of the first 3 webinars please contact Claire by email at claire(at)crac-aclg.ca or by phone at 306-585-2722.

Click to access the recording of the sessions below:
6) WrightPlan Inc. Software Solutions – April 22, 2021 11:00 am MST
7) Fleet Cost & Care / Fleet Management – April 29, 2021 11:00 am MST
7) RedList Software – May 6, 2021 11:00 am MST

Standard Terms & Conditions – June 10, 2021 11:00 am MST – no video

Manufacturers Showcases – Please click on the You Tube icon to view the companies showcases.