About Us

Who We Are

Welcome to Nicholson Group, your trusted partner for comprehensive group insurance benefits and financial solutions. Located in the scenic landscapes of Prince Edward Island, we have been serving businesses and individuals for over two decades.

Our services extend beyond traditional offerings, providing a holistic approach to your financial well-being.

Our mission is to empower businesses and enrich communities by offering innovative and sustainable insurance and financial solutions.

We aim to set industry standards, always keeping quality, integrity, and customer satisfaction at the forefront of everything we do.

Get started by filling out the form to get a quote, or schedule a call with one of our team members.

Derek Nicholson RHU - President/Employee Benefits Advisor

Derek Nicholson RHU is a well known group insurance advisor on PEI with over 25 years experience.  Derek found his niche in the insurance industry servicing small and medium sized businesses with their health insurance needs early in his career and became an advisor with the Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan in 2001 receiving both Sales and Service Excellence Awards in 2004.

Derek is married to Beth and has three children Chris, Alex and Katie.

Derek is a regular attendee of events of all chambers of commerce on PEI and is a volunteer  with Shelter Box Canada.

Chris Nicholson CD - Employee Benefits/Financial Advisor

Chris joined his father in business full-time in 2011 becoming licensed to sell life insurance in 2013.  Chris has also worked in the technology and automotive industries as well as working over 23 years part & full-time the Royal Canadian Naval Reserves.  In 2012 Chris was awarded the Queens Diamond Jubilee Medal as well as Canadian Forces Decoration.  In 2022 Chris Joined the Top 100 Advisors for the Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan for their bi-annual convention in Winnipeg, MB.

Chris is responsible for the day to day operations of Nicholson Group,  Chris believes a high level of customer service is the key to the success of their business.  From New customer presentations, assisting clients, plan administrators and members with administration, claims and advice Chris is there to help.

Chris is married to Julie and they have two children, Riker and Casey.

Why Choose Us?

Local Expertise

As a homegrown PEI company, we understand the unique challenges and opportunities that local businesses and individuals face.

Quality Assurance

Our partnership with Chambers Group ensures that you receive top-tier group insurance benefits, backed by a name you can trust.

Comprehensive Coverage

From employee benefits, personal coverage, to savings, we offer a wide range of services tailored to meet your specific needs.


We believe in building long-term relationships with our clients, offering personalized solutions that go beyond mere transactions.

Ready to Get Started?

Book a free introductory meeting and the coffee is on us!