President

>K.S. Leung, President

K.S. Leung, President

B.A., ANZIIF (Snr Assoc.) CIP, ACII, ACI Arb., FCMI, P. Mgr.

Following more than 22 years in the Southeast Asian insurance market, where he was a Director of a well-known and respected underwriting agency firm in Hong Kong, he formed Excess Markets (B.C.) Corporation in British Columbia of Canada in September of 1996.

K.S. is Chartered Insurer (UK) and Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute. He is also Honorary Member of Australian & New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance and an Associate of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK). He has obtained designation of “Professional Manager” from the Canadian Institute of Management.

He has been listed as a member in the National Register’s Who’s Who in the Year 2002-2003 edition.

Administration

Man Leung Leung, Vice President

Man Leung Leung, Vice President

B.A., FCIP, ANZIIF (Snr Assoc.) CIP, CAIB, ACMI

Man obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from Simon Fraser University (major in Economics and minor in Applied Science). He holds the following professional designations.

  • Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional from The Insurance Institute of Canada
  • Senior Associate of Australian & New Zealand Institute of Insurance & Finance
  • Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker
  • Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management (U.K.).

Man is responsible for the Administration Division and internal audit. With his affluent computer knowledge, he is acting as our computer advisor.

Gwynn Beryl Chua, Administration Manager

Gwynn Beryl Chua, Administration Manager

B.A., CAIB, ACMI

Gwynn holds a Bachelor of Arts degree (Economics) from the University of British Columbia and obtained the CAIB designation. She knows five languages: English, Fukien, Mandarin, Cantonese and Tagalog. Gwynn is a team leader and responsible for policy issuance, insurance renewal and data management. Gwynn is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management (U.K.). and a member of Canadian Insurance Accountants Association.

Eugenia Anna Chan

Eugenia Anna Chan

B.A.

Eugenia holds a Bachelor of Arts degree (Economics) from Simon Fraser Univeristy. She is responsible for policy issuance and insurance renewal for personal line. Eugenia can speak fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Compliance

Man Leung Leung, Vice President

H.M. "Jay" James, Chief Compliance Officer

Jay holds Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Wa. University and is furthering his MBA studies at Simon Fraser University. He has been a visiting consultant on NAFTA Free Trade to Said School of Business at Oxford University in England. He has worldwide business and insurance experience.

Before joining Excess Markets, he was an agent for Sun Life Assurance of Canada & Allstate Insurance, and ran his own insurance agency firm in USA. Also, he was consultant for Federal Business Development Bank and the Canadian International Development Agency. He is a member of USA Senatorial Business Advisory Board and listed in Who's Who of Trade and Industry of the World. He was a recipient of Queens Golden Jubilee Medal (2002) for Citizen Service and Allianz Insurance Award for Community Service.

He is an active member of Blue Goose Club (Can / USA Ins. Industry Club), Burnaby Board of Trade, & Blaine Wa. Chamber of Commerce. He is well respected by the business communities in both Canada and USA.

Jay oversees the corporate compliance issues to ensure the company policies and procedures are being followed.

Finance

Stanley Chow, Vice President

Stanley Chow, Vice President

MBS, AFA, ACEA, FTMA, P. Mgr.

Stanley Chow began his career in 1979 and achieved the designation of Fellow of Association of Taxation & Management Accountants (Australia), as well as Associate Member of Institute of Financial Accountants (UK). He has also obtained the designation of Professional Manager from Canadian Institute of Management and holds Master degree of Business Studies. He is the committee member of Yue Shan Society (one of the most active and well known Chinese Canadian Societies).

Stanley is responsible for the accounting & financial matters of our operation. He is also acting as our tax consultant.

Michael Ku

Michael Ku

Before joining the insurance industry in Canada, Michael has many years experience in international trade. He is responsible for our investment planning.

Marketing Division

Donald Chan

Donald Chan

CAIB

Donald Chan has almost 30 years insurance experience and has held senior position in the insurance industry. In 1978, he incorporated “Dynamic Insurance” in Hong Kong with Lloyd’s broker, Edward & Lumleys & Son. He sold his interests to a Swiss company before his immigration to Canada.

New Business Development

Andrew Lee, Vice President

Andrew Lee, Vice President

FIIC, ACII, CRM

Andrew is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner. He has over 25 years insurance experience and has held senior positions in various international insurance broking firms in both Hong Kong and Vancouver. He is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of Canada and an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute (U.K.).

Sales Division

* Names of Account Managers are in alphabetical order.
Greg Chin

Greg Chin

BASc, FLMI, ACS

Greg holds a bachelor degree of Applied Sciences (BASc) from Simon Fraser University and is a licensed Insurance Broker. He joins the company with 10 years of experience in client services and business development in the General and Life Insurance industry. He is a Fellow Member of the Life Management Institute under Life Office Management Association. Greg is capable to serve all your insurance needs, and speaks fluent English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

Kent Lau

Kent Lau

HDCE, D.Mgmt, CAIB

Kent graduated from Hong Kong Polytechnic with Higher Diploma in Civil Engineering & Diploma in Management Studies. Before joining the insurance industry, he was a site engineer. He was Chairman of Richmond Chinese Parents Association from 2001 to 2003. He obtained the CAIB designation and is well respected by the community.

Cathy Lu

Cathy Lu

B.A., M.A.

Cathy holds a Master degree of Arts from Tokyo Gakugai University.
Prior to joining Excess Markets, she was a lecturer in Tokyo Technology Institute in Japan and the General Manager of Japan Olympic Committee with International Judge Certificate in Rifle and Pistol. She was also a successful business woman in Vancouver and operated her own business in the hotel industry for a number of years.

Cathy can speak 4 languages fluently - English, Japanese, Mandarin & Shanghaiese. She look foward to serving you insurance needs.

Ryan Mok

Ryan Mok

Ryan Mok completed his college education in Fine Arts in 1987. He has been involved in sales and marketing for years and is an active member of International Tai Chi Association.

Pacita Ong

Pacita Ong

B.B.A.

Before migrating to Canada in 1989 with her family, Pacita was a life underwriter in the Philippines. She obtained her degree of Bachelor of Business Administration from University of the East. Pacita has been serving the Filipino and Chinese communities in Greater Vancouver for all their insurance needs. She can speak English, Mandarin, Fukien and Tagalog fluently.

Pacita Ong

Chi Sun (Susan) Park

B.A.

Susan, after graduated from Kyung-Pook National University in 1963 with Bachelor degree, joined the administration office of U.S. Army in South Korea for 5 years. In 1970, she immigrated to Canada and obtained her accounting diploma from George Brown College in Toronto.

Before she joined the insurance industry, she worked for CIBC and Canadian Pacific Railway. She is a good singer and an active member of Vancouver Zion Korean Choir.

Eddy Tam

Eddy Tam

Eddy joined Excess Markets in 1997 and was our first salesman. He speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Putonghua. Eddy is well respected by his customers and the community. Before joining the insurance industry, he held senior positions in the Hong Kong banking industry.

Swee Teh

Swee Teh

Immigrated from Malaysia in the year of 1990 with years of insurance experience before joining Excess Markets. She speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Putonghua.

Lisa Wu

Lisa Wu

M.E., M.B.A (U.K.)

Lisa holds Master of Engineering and Master of Business Administration degrees from University of Surrey in United Kingdom. Before joining Excess Markets, she was a logistics and procurement consultant with affluent experience in international trade. She lived and worked in Africa for two years and traveled to about 20 countries. In addition, Lisa was senior business advisor in environmental and new energy sectors for Innovation Norway and volunteered at Richmond Women Resource Center and Burnaby Board of Trade.

She is a licensed insurance agent and fluent in English & Mandarin. She looks forward to providing professional advice for your business insurance needs.

Esther Yu

Esther Yu

CAIB

Before joining the insurance industry, she worked for the airlines and traveled around the world. Esther is a licensed insurance broker and obtained the CAIB designation. She is capable to serve all your insurance needs, and speaks fluent English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

Life Division

Grace Tsang, Vice President

Grace Tsang, Vice President

B.A., DIP. MKT., Certified Financial Planner

Grace Tsang is the Manager of our Life Division. She is a Certified Financial Planner, and has over 18 years of financial institution experience in banking and life insurance industries. Grace obtained a B.A. degree in Arts (Economics) from UBC, and a Diploma in Marketing Management Technology from BCIT. She is an active volunteer in our community.

She is an active community volunteer who serves in the following organizations: Director, Richmond Sunset Rotary Club & Vice President, Richmond Youth Concert Band. Grace is a 2008 Paul Harris Fellow.

Grace was a Board of Education (Richmond) Trustee.