INTACT INSURANCE CREATES A NEW SPECIALTY SOLUTIONS TEAM
TORONTO, May 30, 2016
Intact Insurance has announced that it is creating a new national team that will be dedicated to growing its commercial lines specialty solutions business. This national approach will allow Intact to accelerate its plans to become the Canadian leader in specialty lines and surety.
To support this growth, Intact Insurance will be hiring about 150 professionals across Canada over the next few years, to add to its current team of experts. The company also recently appointed Joe D’Annunzio as Senior Vice President, Specialty Solutions and Surety, to lead the team. D’Annunzio was previously Intact Insurance’s Regional Vice President of the Mississauga region.
“Our vision is to become a market leader and be widely recognized as the top provider of specialty insurance products and expertise. Our national scale, combined with our comprehensive suite of solutions, will provide brokers with the expertise and support they need to help them meet the changing needs of their customers,” said Jean-Francois Blais, President, Intact Insurance. “In addition, our regional presence means we can be as local as brokers, which means they can depend on us to deliver both a broker and customer experience that is second to none.”
About Intact Insurance and Intact Financial Corporation
Intact Insurance is Canada's largest home, auto and business insurance company, the choice of more than four million consumers. Its coast-to-coast presence and its strong relationship with insurance brokers mean the company can provide the outstanding service, comfort and continuity customers deserve. Intact Insurance is a member company of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC), the largest provider of property and casualty insurance in Canada.
Certain statements made in this news release are forward-looking statements. These statements include, without limitation, statements relating to the growth of Intact Insurance’s commercial lines specialty solutions business. All such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the ‘safe harbour’ provisions of applicable Canadian securities laws.
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