Intelligent risk management.
Established in 1972, Wylie-Crump is an independent commercial insurance brokerage based in Vancouver, BC. Specialized in the construction and development industries, our team proactively responds to the ever-changing insurance and surety marketplace with innovative, cost-effective solutions. Our clients are leaders in their respective fields and our sophisticated network of third-party partners allows us to service your insurance needs wherever your business takes you.
Fiercely competitive and passionate about client service. These traits best describe Graham and the value he brings to his clients and Wylie-Crump.
Graham has always believed in hard work, an attention to detail and an unwavering client focus. At Wylie-Crump Graham applies this philosophy towards managing and maintaining the quality and integrity of his client’s insurance and risk management programs. This focus is equally applied at Wylie-Crump in his role as Director and Partner.
With a bachelor of arts degree from the University of British Columbia Graham embarked on a career in the insurance business spending fifteen years working at two of the world’s largest insurance brokerages and the past several years as a proud independent broker. Over Graham’s twenty year career he has Implemented complex commercial, industrial and development programs as well as managed high frequency and severity casualty risks. Graham has further developed both Owner and Contractor controlled insurance programs on numerous Civil and social infrastructure P3 Projects across Canada.
Graham holds an undergraduate degree from the University of British Columbia, a Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designations and a Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designations from Simon Fraser University.
An active Wylie-Crump principal, Brian Lawson manages all surety programs and placements for construction clients and select mining companies.
Beginning his surety career as an underwriter in 1990, Brian acted as the Western regional surety manager of a large Canadian insurance company and vice-president of an international insurance brokerage firm before becoming a Partner and Director at Wylie-Crump.
Experienced in a number of complex domestic and international surety programs in the construction and mining sectors, Brian’s been a proven asset to his clients helping them increase work volume, managing project risk and growing their business.
A past chair of the Surety Association of Canada, and an active member of the BC Road Builders Association, Vancouver Regional Construction Association and ICBA, Brian was instrumental in the BC government negotiations leading to the acceptance of bonds as an approved form of security for reclamation obligations.
Wylie-Crump principal Nolan Heuchert facilitates risk transfer alternatives and provides independent risk management advice for several construction and design industry clients.
As a former senior officer and construction practice leader for a large international insurance brokerage firm, Nolan has been engaged in a broad range of complex domestic and international insurance programs, as well as several P3 projects in British Columbia. Nolan’s extensive knowledge of both the insurance and construction industries is a highly valued resource and appreciated by owners and contractors alike,
An active member of several local and national construction and design industry associations, Nolan is the current chair of the Risk Management Committee for the Canadian Design-Build Institute, a chapter of the Canadian Construction Association.
Nolan holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Saskatchewan, with Canadian Risk Management (CRM) and Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designations from Simon Fraser University.