NFP, a leading insurance broker and consultant that provides employee benefits, property & casualty (P&C), retirement, and individual insurance and wealth management solutions, has entered a strategic partnership with Canada-based Dalton Timmis Insurance Group.

Through this partnership, NFP’s Canadian clients will have access to a full suite of P&C products available under the Dalton Timmis brand, and Dalton Timmis clients will have product options for employee benefits, wealth management, life and disability through NFP.

Dalton Timmis, founded in 1997, is one of Canada’s leading insurance brokerages and provider of home, auto, lifestyle and business insurance. NFP has been designated the fifth largest global benefits broker by Business Insurance and has offices in Toronto and Burlington, ON as well as Montréal, QC.

Commenting on today’s announcement, Marty Shaw, Managing Director of NFP in Canada, said, "We are thrilled to be partnering with Dalton Timmis Group, as we share a commitment to ensuring clients are well protected and receive outstanding care. This partnership will allow us to maintain our deep client relationships, while offering a full range of Canadian P&C insurance products."

Also commenting on today’s news, Brian Timmis, Partner at Dalton Timmis, said, "I’m excited to align with a brand as strong as NFP’s to fulfill the insurance needs of more Canadians.

"Through the partnership, we are diversifying our products and providing our staff with value added options for their clients. It is a significant addition to our team. Both organizations strive to be leaders in our respective fields, with an emphasis on providing a quality experience for our customers."