Employee Perspectives: Tasha Marques


At Accelerant, we’re motivated by our mission to rebuild insurance so it’s fair, transparent, and efficient. We’re often asked what it’s like to work at a global company with an audacious vision, so we’d give a peek behind the scenes through our Employee Perspectives… series. After all, people are at the heart of what we do, and we’re proud to bring together individuals and teams who share our passion for creating an amazing experience and working in an amazing environment. In today’s spotlight, meet Tasha Marques, Member Relationship Director – Canada.

Name: Tasha Marques           

Title: Member Relationship Director

Location: Canada

Can you describe your role in a couple of sentences?

To onboard, collaborate, and grow with our Members to achieve our mutually desired goals.

What’s your favorite thing about working for Accelerant?

The level of transparency and trust across the entire organization.

Describe Accelerant in 3 words:

Nimble, Dedicated, Trustworthy.

What did you do before Accelerant?

I was an underwriter in a variety of lines of business.

What was your first-ever job?

Trucking Dispatch Office Assistant.

How did you learn about Accelerant?

Colleagues from previous carriers where I have worked.

Who inspires you?

As of late, Giannis Antetokounmpo. As an NBA superstar, his ability to stay humble, grounded, and respectful is inspirational.

What do you love to do when you’re not working?

Spend time with my friends and family.

What’s on your bucket list?

I would like to visit Japan and try all the different chocolate bars.