Western Financial Group is a diversified insurance company that serves more than 800,000 customers across Western Canada. Founded in 1996 and headquartered in High River, Alberta, Western provides personal and business insurance services through 157 office locations and affiliates. With a skilled team of almost 1,800 employees, Western is committed to building the strongest insurance brokerage network in Western Canada.
Western Financial Group is a subsidiary of Desjardins Group, the leading co-operative financial group in Canada, and is comprised of four main business units including our Brokerage Network, Western Life Assurance, Western Financial Group Insurance Solutions, and Marlin Travel.
Western began as a small-town business in High River, Alberta, where our local roots are strong. View a timeline of Western's milestones. Our customers are our neighbours, and very often our friends. We will always be committed to the people and the communities where we live, work, and play. What does that mean for you? Our skilled team of insurance experts can offer an unmatched array of products that give you the right coverage for the best value. Our employees make daily decisions based on our guiding principles of Truthfulness, Fairness, Value and Loyalty. For our customers, that means honesty and accountability; trust and loyalty; expertise and hard-earned knowledge of our business; and longstanding relationships with enduring value. Learn more about our guiding principles.
Western Financial Group believes in supporting the communities in which we live and do business. In 2002, Western established the Western Communities Foundation, charity which partners with other charitable programs and organizations that focus on public health, public housing, education and recreation.
Our Leadership Team
Learn more about Western's management team.