Casey Schlegel is a Trade Credit Specialist providing Transactional Advisory and Leadership within the Nacora Trade Credit team. He was previously North American Director of Trade Credit at Nacora International Insurance Brokers, with responsibility for all Trade Credit and related Financial Insurance Products in North America.
Prior to joining Nacora, Casey was deployed to a special project at Export Development Canada, (EDC) where he led both the development and delivery to the market of a significant new online Trade Credit product. He was also a past Automotive Underwriter for EDC, managing multinational relationships, complex risk structures, and was heavily involved in the Canadian Government’s Automotive sector Supplier Support Program, also known as “The Bail Out” of General Motors & Chrysler.
In his career at EDC, Casey was also responsible for EDC’s Business Development efforts in Southern Ontario, primarily supporting manufacturing companies in securing financing and insurance.
Casey is also a Professor, teaching International Finance to Post-Graduate students in Ottawa, and has had the opportunity to provide management consulting to multi-nationals and established Not-For-Profits. In 2012, he proudly supported re-branding efforts for Paralympic Canada, in preparation for the London 2012 Olympics.
As a graduate of the Telfer School of Management Executive MBA program, Casey also held the designation of Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) and brings with him a wealth of expertise and skills in structuring and managing international financial risks for mid-market and global companies.
Primarily based in Ottawa, Casey is one of the Nacora experts in Trade Credit, and often is called upon to help create solutions for Nacora clients throughout the world.