Valenty (Val) Urban, FCIPNominee/COO
Val started his Insurance career in Glasgow, Scotland. Wanting to learn more, he transferred to London where his love for the industry was formed.
While he was working in London he came across an advertised position in Montreal, Canada and decided to take on a new adventure.
In Montreal Val further enhanced his knowledge by working in different classes of insurance. Shortly after he was promoted to Property Underwriting Manager until 1979, Val decided to come west for a field role and that brought him to Vancouver. Val quickly became a household name in the Vancouver industry, not only for his technical and relationship abilities but also as a training professional for insurance professionals.
Val joined Central Agencies 4 years ago and he has been instrumental in the success of the brokerage and the huge growth it has experienced.
Val enjoys spending time with friends and he loves a good refined restaurant, especially in Italy where his wife is from. Val is also known to love hamburgers! Val also loves history, especially European history. Important to note that Val is a SPURS fan!