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Westland Insurance Acquires Digital Brokerage Nuera Insurance

Westland Insurance | July 09, 2021

Westland Insurance Group Ltd. is delighted to announce the acquisition of Nuera Insurance, a digital brokerage, effective July 1, 2021.

Calgary-based Nuera Insurance is a national pioneer in the development of digital insurance experiences and value-added partnerships. It provides customers with an easy-to-use and rewarding online insurance-buying experience, as well as expert assistance. Clients benefit from its relationships with well-known companies, and its collaborations with property management, real estate, and mortgage experts ensure a smooth experience for renters and homeowners.

“With the acquisition of Nuera Insurance, Westland becomes Canada’s leading digital tenant insurance provider,” says Jamie Lyons, President and Chief Operating Officer of Westland. “We are already pleased to work with rental property managers throughout Canada via our Zipsure platform to ensure that their residents are insured and to offer useful data to assist them in managing risk. The combined power of these two brands puts us in a great position to continue innovating and adding value in that space.”

“I am proud of the experience that Nuera provides to both its customers and partners,” says Nuera Insurance owner Braden Bosch. “I am confident that Westland has the scale, innovative culture, and digital focus to carry Nuera’s exciting trajectory forward.”

About Westland Insurance Group
Westland Insurance Group is Canada’s biggest and most rapidly expanding independent property and casualty insurance broker. The company’s nationwide presence of more than 170 sites and over 2,000 employees continues to grow from coast to coast. Westland’s brokers provide expert advice to clients seeking a home, business, farm, life, and auto insurance. Westland has been a family-owned company dedicated to helping its local communities since its inception in 1980.

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