The upside of using Our People to Your Advantage is one of the defining benefits of employing HUB International TECHNOLOGY as your trusted insurance advisors. Our company’s founder Herb Osen always stressed the importance of Our People. He felt the key to great relationships is timely, exceptional and holistic service. Our sales and service staff have expertise managing full portfolios for our clients in gaming & software development, e-commerce, information technology consulting and high tech manufacturing.
Your Technology Insurance Team
Derek May is the Cyber and Technology Specialist at HUB International in downtown Vancouver. Derek provides insurance and risk management solutions to public and private companies. He specializes in Technology and Cyber products that protect companies from these evolving risks, and is one of the leading brokers in this space. Derek is also part of the exclusive HUB Advantage Team, which is a panel of experts who advise clients across Western Canada as well as those doing cross border business into the US.
In addition to his insurance experience, Derek holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Entrepreneurship and a minor in Economics from Northern Michigan University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Derek also holds his Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker designation (CAIB) and his Certified Risk Manager (CRM) designation, and was named a 2016 Elite Broker by Insurance Business Canada.
Specialties: Property, General Liability, Cyber Liability, Professional Liability (E&O), Business Interruption, Risk Management
Ray Monteith is Senior Vice President and Risk Control Services Leader of HUB International’s Canadian operations. Ray works out of the Burnaby, BC office and joined the HUB Group of Companies in 2014.
For the past fifteen years, Ray has been a Risk Management Consultant providing evaluations and risk mitigation strategies to a broad range of clients, including various agencies of federal, provincial, and municipal governments across Canada. He has also worked extensively with institutions, universities, heavy industry, and major insurance companies.
Prior to joining HUB International, Ray served as the Director of Regional Operations for SCM Risk Management Services, where he was responsible for RMS operations throughout the four western provinces and the territories. Prior to that role, Ray spent six years with the Insurers' Advisory Organization (IAO) as a Senior Loss Control Consultant assuming responsibility for highly protected commercial risks, special hazard and institutional surveys, as well as construction plan reviews, course of construction inspections, municipal liability surveys, and municipal fire protection evaluations with the Fire Underwriters Survey. Ray has also been engaged in research on hazardous materials decontamination protocols with the Simulation and Training Exercise Collaboratory (SIMTEC) project through the Office of Applied Research at the Justice Institute of British Columbia.
As Risk Control Services Leader with HUB International, Ray is responsible for directly managing and servicing the Risk Services Team in Western Canada, as well as working closely with HUB’s Canadian corporate and regional leadership to ensure HUB’s Risk Services Team is fully coordinated and deployed across the nation. Ray also sits on HUB International’s Risk Services Leadership Team.
Ray holds a Master of Arts degree in Disaster and Emergency Management from Royal Roads University, as well as the Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designation. He is a member of the Society for Risk Analysis, the Risk and Insurance Management Society, and the Global Risk Management Institute.
With his broad technical experience and leadership in property protection, life safety, and organizational resilience, Ray is a key contributor and valuable member of HUB International, and a trusted advisor to our many clients.
Connie is an HUB International Account Manager with a focus on technology companies. She holds a Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker designation (CAIB) and is fully licensed in British Columbia. Connie has worked for HUB International for 12 years and has been an integral part of her team’s success. Over the years she has built and maintained great relationships with both clients and insurance companies. Connie specializes in market placements, including admitted placements and account servicing.