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[Toronto, ON] Purves Redmond Limited (“PRL”) is pleased to welcome Matt (Mato) Dugalic to Team PRL on February 1st, 2023 as Senior Risk Consultant, Risk Consulting Practice.

Matt is a seasoned engineering and risk professional, with over 30 years of international engineering and risk consulting experience in serving heavy industries. Since 2008, Matt worked at Marsh Canada and has focused his attention on the mining industry where, as a Senior Machinery Breakdown Risk Consultant and a Registered Insurance Broker, he has provided customized risk consulting services to clients at international operations across six continents. In addition to risk management and consulting, Matt’s rich international career includes direct maintenance management experience at the two major global mining operations, engineering risk management for jurisdictional regulators and deep expertise in equipment condition monitoring and non-destructive testing.

Matt commented, “I am very excited and honoured to join PRL’s growing Risk Consulting Practice and contribute towards excellent growth, innovation, and resilience in supporting our clients. Building on PRL’s reputation and remarkable success, I look forward to applying my talent and experience, working with Mark, Daniel, Najeeb and the whole PRL team to help our clients succeed in this challenging environment.”

“Matt is a uniquely talented engineer, able to blend his practical industrial experience with refined risk management and loss prevention expertise. I am excited to have him join our team. Matt’s knowledge and deep understanding of Machinery Breakdown will further strengthen our Risk Consulting specialty, increasing the value and depth of service PRL provides to large clients and complex risks” said Daniel Santos, National Leader, Risk Consulting Practice at PRL.

Matt is a registered engineer in the province of Ontario and in Australia, with Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA. He is also a Registered Insurance Broker in a number of Canadian jurisdictions, including Ontario and British Columbia, holding the FCIP and RIMS Fellowships.

He is operationally conversant in several languages, which together with his engineering and risk experience uniquely positions him to support complex international industrial clients. He has provided professional advice and risk consulting support to a number of mining, minerals and fertilizer processing and metals smelting operations. He is also familiar with power generation, pulp and paper and (petro)chemical industries.


About Purves Redmond Limited (“PRL”)

PRL is an innovative and entrepreneurial employee-owned insurance brokerage firm. Founded in Toronto in 1959, PRL has grown to include offices in Vancouver, Montreal and Sudbury, and our clients include many of Canada’s leading companies and families. Our services include insurance brokerage, risk management advisory and employee benefits consulting. We are committed to providing clients with expertise and service excellence.

For further information please contact:
Adrian Vanelli, Chief Operating Officer
T: 416.644.4035