Over 200 combined years, meeting clients' needs


Markel Canada Limited

With offices in Montreal, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver, Markel Canada Limited is known as a company with strong expertise in dealing with unusual insurance covers. In business since 1966 and formerly Elliott Special Risks, it was acquired by Markel International on October 1, 2009.

Markel Canada Ltd. acquired Allsport Insurance on March 31, 2017 having previously been a 50% shareholder.

Markel International

With the head office in London England, Markel International is a subsidiary of Markel Corporation, a US property and casualty insurance group with a long and distinguished history dating back to 1930. Markel International was formed in 2000 when Markel Corporation acquired a large UK insurer. Markel International's brand is specialty business and writes globally.