Jeff serves as CEO of CannGen Insurance Services, LLC, which is the largest Program Administrator/MGU firm specializing in Cannabis, CBD and Hemp risks in the US. Jeff also acts as CEO of Toronto based, Next Wave Insurance Canada, which focuses on writing “Seed to Sale” cannabis accounts across Canada, including many of the large public companies listed on both the Toronto Exchange and NYSE.
Bringing over 10 years of underwriting expertise in the emerging legalized Medical and now Recreational Marijuana market, Jeff and his management team partner with select A-Rated carriers and reinsurers to offer the most comprehensive coverage options, including: Property, Crop, General Liability, Products Liability, Excess Liability, Motor Truck Cargo, Workers Comp…and soon Commercial Auto.
In 2002, Jeff founded Next Wave Insurance Services, LLC to focus on developing niche commercial and personal lines programs. Prior to starting Next Wave, Jeff founded The Ward Group, LLC, a holding company which owned several insurance and risk management service firms in the US, Canada and the UK.