Our People

Bob Phipps, President

B.Sc., C.I.P., C.F.E.I., C.F.E.
Bob Phipps commenced his career in insurance claims in 1980 after obtaining his Bachelor of Science Degree at McMaster University. He has been with Bannatyne & Company since 1989. He is recognized as one of the industry’s leading adjusters in the handling of large property losses. Bob’s experience extends to all types of claims and he is fully licenced by the Financial Services Commission of Ontario. Bob is an instructor with the Insurance Institute of Ontario, and is a past president of the Hamilton Chapter of the Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association.





Edward Delong, F.C.I.P., C.F.E.

Edward Delong, known to his friends and colleagues as “Ed”, is a highly qualified claims specialist having achieved the F.C.I.P. designation and a C.F.E., which is a certified fraud examiner. Ed is recognized throughout the industry as a strong team player, having devoted his career to the adjustment of large and complex property and liability claims. Many of our clients look to him to solve difficult and challenging claims. No claim is too large or too small to receive his full attention. Ed looks forward to providing his expertise to the valued clients of Bannatyne & Company General Insurance Adjusters Ltd.