Bill Forsyth

National Specialities Director
President, Alberta Region

As National Director of Specialties, Bill leads the development of specialized programs tailored to address exposures and complex risks in specific industry segments. In addition to the Director role, Bill serves as President of the Alberta Region. Prior to becoming President of the Alberta region, Bill served as President of Renfrew Insurance, which was acquired by Arthur J. Gallagher in 2014.


With over 35 years of experience in the insurance industry, Bill has held a variety of positions amongst the world`s largest insurance brokers. His expertise spans a wide cross section of industries and client types with specific expertise in the fields of energy and construction. Bill has also provided insurance and risk management consultation services to lenders, investors and other stakeholders for mergers and acquisitions, as well as construction projects.


A well-known personality in the insurance industry, Bill has spoken on a wide range of insurance and risk management topics at numerous industry events, and has participated as a presenter at various construction and energy symposiums.


334 - 11th Avenue S.E., Suite 300

Calgary, Alberta T2G 0Y2

403.299.1000