Mark Townsend started at the Aon Halifax office in 2018 while in the midst of his MBA at Dalhousie University. Since then, he has obtained his Canadian Risk Manager (CRM), Charter Insurance Professional (CIP), and Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designation, and is currently working on his FCIP. Mark works with a wide variety of clients in various industries, from public sector, to renewable energy, to entertainment, and is able to analyze client specific exposures to provide them sound risk management advice and insurance solutions.


As a preferred supplier with Screen Nova Scotia, we are thrilled to introduce the Halifax based team to take on all your insurance and risk needs. Our global Aon team has been working with studios such as AMC, Disney, Sony, & Entertainment One, to name a few, for decades.

Whether you are working on a feature film, a television series or are an organization supporting the entertainment industry, Aon is here to provide all lines of insurance required to get on set and create.

Using our depth of knowledge globally, our team is here to help navigate all insurance requests and find solutions for you to get your project moving ahead, for the right price.

We would welcome the opportunity to connect and learn more about your organization, while providing you with more insight about how Aon can help you make better decisions.

Industry Role

  • Insurance


  • He / Him
  • Fluent in: English