StoneRidge Insurance Brokers (SIB) said that it has partnered with Accelerated Insurance to offer the transportation sector with exclusive and niche programmes and offerings.

Through the collaboration, StoneRidge Insurance Brokers, a Canadian insurance brokerage, intends to provide solutions for the regular market and the captive and alternative risk spaces as well.

The company has also forged a partnership with Robert (Bob) Potts to establish Accelerated Insurance & Risk Management Services.

Potts said: “I am extremely excited for the opportunity to build a business where the core philosophy and focus is based on providing value to clients.

“It has always been my passion to help clients become safer operators, save money, and grow their businesses. Now I can promote this vision moving forward.”

According to StoneRidge Insurance Brokers, Potts brings more than two decades of expertise, particularly in the transportation and logistics sector. The insurance brokerage claimed that Potts has successfully developed one of the most extensive transportation portfolios in Canada.

StoneRidge Insurance Brokers president and CEO Ted Puccini said: “We are very excited for this Joint Venture opportunity with Robert Potts and Accelerated Insurance.

“Robert will bring a tremendous amount of experience and industry knowledge to the SIB team. He is a great fit for our client oriented and sales minded culture.”