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Bob Fitzgerald, Chief Executive Officer

Bob Fitzgerald

Bob Fitzgerald is the Chief Executive Officer of SCM. Bob was appointed the CEO of SCM in January of 2015, succeeding the corporation’s founder, Larry Shumka. Bob is tasked with overseeing SCM’s strategy and operations, and leading a company with over 200 offices and 2900 employees. Bob joined SCM in 2011 as President of ClaimsPro. He joined from Aviva Canada where he held the roles of Chief Operating Officer, Chief Marketing and Underwriting Officer. Prior to those offices, Bob was President of AXA Canada.

Bob has been very active in the insurance industry having Chaired the Centre for the Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO) and the Insurance Bureau of Canada Regulatory Affairs Committee. He is a regular speaker in insurance circles in the fields of claims, strategy, underwriting, marketing and risk management.

Bob holds an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Wilfrid Laurier University. He continued his education in the MBA Program at the University of Windsor and the Leadership for the Future Program at Columbia University.

SCM In the News

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  • SCM Launches New ‘ParioQuantify’ Brand to the Market
    Aug 27, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Opens Chatham Office to Broaden Service Footprint  in Southwestern Ontario
    Aug 22, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Announces Jeff Stinson to Manage Peterborough Office
    Aug 1, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Enhances Transportation, Equipment and Cargo Claims Services with Theft Investigation Specialist
    Jul 26, 2018
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  • SCM Continues U.S. Expansion with the Acquisition of Affirmative Risk Management
    Jul 18, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Announces Retirement of Wayne Guy, and Appoints Mike Connolly and Calvin Roberts to District Manager roles for Atlantic Canada
    May 24, 2018
    Following 13 exemplary years with ClaimsPro, Wayne Guy, Vice President, Atlantic Region, will be re
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  • ClaimsPro Continues to Add Capacity to Support Eastern Canada’s Windstorms Recovery
    May 10, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Brings in Additional Support to Address Eastern Canadian Windstorms
    May 7, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Appoints Chantal Rhodenizer as Director of Insurer Management Services
    May 2, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Launches Online Enrollment Tool for Independent CAT Adjusters
    Apr 18, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Expands Marine Services Leadership Team with Master Mariner and Chartered Professional Accountant
    Apr 4, 2018
    Captain John Hosty joins as National Director, Marine Services and Patricia Foster joins as Directo
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  • ClaimsPro/IndemniPro Strengthens its Quebec Coverage with the Acquisition of Dubuc, Lessard et Associés and Steve Foster Expertises Inc.
    Mar 12, 2018
    ClaimsPro/IndemniPro today announced that it has acquired two of Quebec’s leading loss adjusting fi
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  • ClaimsPro Appoints Hussein Visram to Director, Business Development for National Corporate and Broker Accounts
    Mar 2, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro Appoints Kumar Sivakumaran  to Vice President, National Operations
    Feb 21, 2018
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  • ClaimsPro/IndemniPro’s Specialty Risk Division’s Complex Commercial Industrial (CCI) Unit Enhances Quebec Leadership Team
    Jan 3, 2018
    ClaimsPro/IndemniPro, Canada’s largest independent adjusting company is pleased to announce its enh
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  • IndemniPro Announces Quebec Leadership Changes
    Nov 24, 2017
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  • ClaimsPro/IndemniPro Announces Retirement of Malcolm C. Ross
    Sep 21, 2017
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  • ClaimsPro Deploys CAT Team in Response to British Columbia Wildfires
    Jul 12, 2017
    ClaimsPro has mobilized resources across British Columbia to support its clients affected by the on
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