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Former Aviva Canada leader to head up Allianz Holdings plc

May 26, 2021 by David Gambrill

Allianz Holdings plc has named Colm Holmes, currently CEO of Aviva General Insurance in the United Kingdom, as its new CEO, effective at the end of November 2021. Holmes will be a familiar name to anyone who had dealings with

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New president for Liberty Mutual Canada

May 19, 2021 by Adam Malik

Liberty Mutual Canada veteran Rob Marsh will become the company’s new president, effective next week. Marsh will succeed Garth Pepper, who will be moving up the company’s ladder to take the role of president of global risk solutions for the

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Meet Zurich’s new chief risk officer for Canada

February 25, 2021 by David Gambrill

Sonia Kundi is Zurich North America’s new chief risk officer for Canada. She has joined the Zurich North America group risk management team, effective immediately, and reports to North America Chief Risk Officer Colleen Zitt. In addition to being a

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Senior Bank of Canada exec joins Intact’s board

February 2, 2021 by David Gambrill

Intact Financial Corporation has appointed a senior executive at the Bank of Canada, Carolyn A. Wilkins, to join the insurer’s board of directors. The appointment comes as all P&C insurance companies in Canada grapple with the economic downturn arising from

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Canadian MGA association hires new managing director

November 6, 2020 by David Gambrill

Steve Masnyk has been appointed as managing director of the Canadian Association of Managing General Agents (CAMGA), established in 2018 to advocate for Canadian MGAs. With more than 20 years of experience in government relations, Masnyk is the founder and

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Guy Carpenter names new head of Canadian operations

August 5, 2020 by David Gambrill

Peter Askew has been named president and CEO of the Canadian business of global reinsurance specialist Guy Carpenter & Company LLC, a business of Marsh & McLennan Companies. Effective immediately, Askew will be responsible for Guy Carpenter’s reinsurance broking activities

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Allstate adds Power to its Canadian lineup

June 8, 2020 by David Gambrill

Jennifer Power is the new vice president of Pembridge and Pafco, Allstate Insurance Company of Canada has announced. Power succeeds Bob Tisdale, who announced his retirement last year as president and chief operating officer of Pembridge and Pafco, and vice

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Emmanuel Clarke appointed CEO of PartnerRe

March 24, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Six days after the completion of its US$6.9-billion takeover by EXOR S.p.A., PartnerRe Ltd. announced Thursday its new chief executive officer is Emmanuel Clarke, a 46-year-old French national who was president of PartnerRe, a Pembroke, Bermuda-based reinsurer and commercial insurance