About Us

Tailored products from expert Underwriters

With decades of underwriting expertise, our team is dedicated to developing Specialty Insurance and Surety Bond solutions for our brokers and their clients on a National basis.

 

Benefit from Decades of Experience

Raise Underwriting Limited is an MGA that seeks to create an industry-leading supplier of risk insurance and surety products. We strive to grow our business by engaging our colleagues, customers and underwriters with transparency, honesty and integrity in all our business practices.

Our team is dedicated to developing Specialty Insurance and Surety Bond solutions for our brokers and their clients on a National basis.

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Our Team

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Joanna Laskis

Vice President, Partner

Joanna is Vice President of Underwriting and a Partner at RAISE. She has over 15 years underwriting experience in the P&C market specializing in both domestic and international placements. She has held various underwriting positions within bespoke Managing General Agents and A+ Rated Insurance Companies. Joanna has managed a broad portfolio of business ranging from small package policies and hospitality risks to complex inland marine products in the construction and mining sectors.

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MATT
BAYNTON
Chief Executive Officer
mbaynton@raiseuw.com
tel. (437) 900-0614‬
cell (416) 434-6139
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JOANNA
LASKIS
Vice President, Partner
jlaskis@raiseuw.com
tel. (416) 637-7704
cell (416) 200-5895
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HILIARY
SCARLETT
Vice President of Underwriting, Developer Surety
hscarlett@raiseuw.com
tel. (416) 637-7709
cell (647) 688-1156
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MATT
SMITH
Director of Underwriting, Insurance Practice
msmith@raiseuw.com
tel. (437) 900-0588
cell (416) 705-3859
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DIANA
HO
Senior Account Manager, Developer Surety
dho@raiseuw.com
tel. (416) 637-7706
cell (647) 700-7073
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FRANK
CORDI
Account Manager, Developer Surety
fcordi@raiseuw.com
tel. (416) 637-7708
cell (416) 475-3568
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DARYL
ANG
Underwriter
dang@raiseuw.com
tel. (416) 637-7707
cell (416) 518-3148
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ALIAKSANDRA
HRYTSEVICH
Underwriter
ahrytsevich@raiseuw.com
tel. (416) 637-7712
cell (437) 324-0629
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ABBIE
LOSHUK
Account Executive
aloshuk@raiseuw.com
tel. (437) 900-0613
cell (604) 340-7751
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Rosie
Nguyen
Underwriting Assistant
rnguyen@raiseuw.com
(416) 637-7710
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Scott
Morrison
Underwriting Assistant
smorrison@raiseuw.com
(416) 637-7711
 
At RAISE we want to challenge the status quo to provide better services and innovative products. To not only set the bar, but continue to RAISE it.

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