Canal Insurance Company appointments Patrick J. Mullen to Board of Directors

March 19, 2024

GREENVILLE, SC – Canal Insurance Company announced the appointment of Patrick J. Mullen to its Board of Directors, effective March 8, 2024.

Mr. Mullen is Director of Strategic Capital Partnerships at Arctaris Impact Investors, a Boston-based private equity firm, where he leads its Salt Lake City, Utah office. With Arctaris, Mr. Mullen has responsibility for several core strategies related to the firm’s fundraising, investment underwriting, and capital structuring practices.

Previously, Mr. Mullen was a co-founder and Managing Director of Investing at Sorenson Impact and worked with the Sorenson Impact Foundation from 2010 to 2017. Mr. Mullen has also served the State of Utah as Chair of the Opportunity Zone Task Force, where he successfully led efforts to drive private capital investment in underserved communities. Mr. Mullen’s career has taken him to numerous international locations, including IndiaEast Africa and Latin America, and he has served in Board of Director roles working with management to play an integral role in helping early-stage companies grow and prosper.

Mr. Mullen is the first 4th generation family member to be appointed to the Canal Insurance Company Board of Directors, marking an important milestone and transition for the company.


About Canal Insurance Company

Rated A- by A.M. Best, Canal Insurance Company has specialized in providing insurance to commercial trucking and specialty transportation insureds through selected professional agents for more than 80 years. Visit for other news and information.