Our team

The representatives on our team take pride in helping you get the most out of your policies and financial plans. You can trust us to make sure you have the right coverage and investments to take care of the people and things you care about most. Get personalized service with one-on-one advice and clear answers to your insurance and investment questions. When you choose The Co-operators, you’re choosing a dedicated team that’s on your side, ready to help you make confident financial choices. Connect with us today.

Greg Cantin

Greg Cantin

Financial Advisor*
Mutual Fund Investment Specialist**
Sudbury

Greg began his career in insurance with Co-operators as an Associate Financial Advisor in his hometown of North Bay in 2003. He spent nine years in that role, working for Mike Johnson as a Life and Commercial Insurance Specialist.

In 2012, Greg formed Cantin Insurance Services Ltd. and relocated, along with his family, to Sudbury to become the Financial Advisor/Owner for the Lasalle Boulevard location.

With almost 20 years of experience, Greg is passionate about helping his clients with financial planning, including Life, Business and Disability insurance, as well as investments. Greg possesses his Mutual Funds licence and is actively pursuing his CFP designation.

Greg is married with two teenage sons, who are active in hockey and soccer. He takes great pride in giving back to the community. You will often find Greg on the golf course, enjoying the camaraderie and competitiveness that the game affords.

Greg began his career in insurance with Co-operators as an Associate Financial Advisor in his hometown of North Bay in 2003. He spent nine years in that role, working for Mike Johnson as a Life and Commercial Insurance Specialist.

In 2012, Greg formed Cantin Insurance Services Ltd. and relocated, along with his family, to Sudbury to become the Financial Advisor/Owner for the Lasalle Boulevard location.

With almost 20 years of experience, Greg is passionate about helping his clients with financial planning, including Life, Business and Disability insurance, as well as investments. Greg possesses his Mutual Funds licence and is actively pursuing his CFP designation.

Greg is married with two teenage sons, who are active in hockey and soccer. He takes great pride in giving back to the community. You will often find Greg on the golf course, enjoying the camaraderie and competitiveness that the game affords.

Laura Cifaldi

Laura Cifaldi

Associate Financial Advisor
Sudbury

Laura started her insurance career in 1995 and has been with Co-operators since 2007. She specializes in Life, Disability, Critical illness, Home and Auto insurance, as well as investments. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her dogs.

Laura started her insurance career in 1995 and has been with Co-operators since 2007. She specializes in Life, Disability, Critical illness, Home and Auto insurance, as well as investments. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her dogs.

Ridvan Kandakath Mohamed

Ridvan Kandakath Mohamed

Associate Insurance Advisor
Sudbury

Born in Kochi, India, and raised in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Ridvan moved to Thunder Bay four years ago to attend the Computer Science program at Lakehead University, where he earned his Honours Bachelor’s of Science degree.

Ridvan had worked for Scotiabank for over a year before being offered employment at the Co-operators office in Thunder Bay. He joins us in Sudbury as our newest Associate Insurance Advisor, where he focuses on Home and Auto Insurance. 

He is passionate about helping clients get their Home and Auto quotes, dynamically fulfilling their promises, and guiding along the way. 

Born in Kochi, India, and raised in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Ridvan moved to Thunder Bay four years ago to attend the Computer Science program at Lakehead University, where he earned his Honours Bachelor’s of Science degree.

Ridvan had worked for Scotiabank for over a year before being offered employment at the Co-operators office in Thunder Bay. He joins us in Sudbury as our newest Associate Insurance Advisor, where he focuses on Home and Auto Insurance. 

He is passionate about helping clients get their Home and Auto quotes, dynamically fulfilling their promises, and guiding along the way. 

Kathy Watkins

Kathy Watkins

Associate Insurance Advisor
Sudbury

Kathy is an Associate Insurance Advisor specializing in selling Auto and Home insurance. Kathy began her career with Co-operators in 1995 and has 27 years of excellent client service experience. In her spare time, Kathy likes to keep active and spend time with her family.

Kathy is an Associate Insurance Advisor specializing in selling Auto and Home insurance. Kathy began her career with Co-operators in 1995 and has 27 years of excellent client service experience. In her spare time, Kathy likes to keep active and spend time with her family.