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Iridium Risk Services names Berto Di Manno President and CEO

Iridium Risk Services is pleased to announce Berto Di Manno as President and CEO effective immediately, as Roger Swierstra moves into the role of Chairman.

This move follows the May 1st announcement of Berto as President of Iridium and marks the next step of Iridium’s succession plan. Berto has been with Iridium for more than 12 years and has helped build the firm into the premier provider of risk management and insurance services to the oil & gas sector in Calgary.

“I have every confidence that Berto and the Leadership Team have the capability, experience and passion necessary to take Iridium to the next level in its evolution,” said founding member of Iridium, Roger Swierstra. “I look forward to my role as Chairman continuing to assist and support the Iridium Leadership team”.

Berto has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary and holds the Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) and Canadian Risk Manager (CRM) designations. He has also completed the Canadian Securities Course.

“I am excited to take on the CEO role and privileged to have worked alongside Roger for so many years”, said Di Manno. “We built a company that truly puts the client at the center of everything we do and we strive to continue to build on our success.”

Iridium Risk Services joined Navacord as a Broker Partner in 2015. Iridium specializes in providing best-in-class risk management and insurance advice to companies operating in the energy, manufacturing and cannabis sectors.