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Atradius Credit Insurance names industry veteran as Country Manager for Canada

By CreditMan Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Atradius Credit Insurance welcomes Chris Short as Country Manager for Atradius Canada. Chris joins Atradius from Coface to assume the role from long time Atradius Country Manager Ian Miller who is moving into retirement. Ian will continue with Atradius in a supporting role to ensure a successful transition.

Chris is a recognized leader in the trade credit insurance industry and a highly regarded expert in domestic and international business. He has dedicated his career to Trade Credit Insurance and joins Atradius after successful 26‐year tenure with Coface North America. In his role as SVP and Country Manager, Chris successfully launched and established the branch in Canada, adding a full range of Risk Underwriting, Risk Analysis and Commercial Services to the market. Prior to building the Coface accounts throughout North America.

Atradius Canada provides Credit Insurance and support for local and international businesses. Canada is an important hub for world trade and Atradius supports many businesses who are headquartered here, as well as many others who seek to trade with local companies. Working closely with our colleagues around the world in cross‐border teams, Atradius Canada is proud to provide a global service with a local focus. Atradius Canada is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario with offices in Ottawa, Ontario and Montreal, Quebec.