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Rowan Saunders

Rowan Saunders

President and Chief Executive Officer

Interview topics:

  • Demutualization: essential to unlocking our full potential
  • Our growth strategy to elevate Economical to be one of Canada’s top P&C insurers
  • Leadership and having the confidence to make impactful decisions

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Innes Dey

Innes Dey

Chief Strategy Officer

Interview topics:

  • Demutualization: leveling the playing field in Canada’s P&C industry
  • Corporate strategy: connecting today with tomorrow
  • Legal issues in the P&C industry

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Linda Goss

Linda Goss

Chief Actuary

Interview topics:

  • The application of actuarial science to ensure fairness
  • Leveraging predictive analytics
  • Risk modelling for effective pricing

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Alice Keung

Alice Keung

Chief Information Officer

Interview topics:

  • Technology: a disrupter or an enabler of innovation?
  • Managing large-scale IT projects
  • Designing and implementing new policy administration systems

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Elaine Lajeunesse

Elaine Lajeunesse

Chief Risk Officer

Interview topics:

  • Enterprise risk management
  • Identifying, monitoring, and managing risks
  • Top or emerging risks in the P&C industry
  • Defining our appetite for risk

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Philip Mather

Philip Mather

Chief Financial Officer & President of Economical Financial

Interview topics:

  • Economical’s financial performance
  • Reinsurance, the increase in frequency of catastrophes and climate change
  • M&A landscape: assessing opportunities for profitable growth
  • Integrating acquisitions

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Tom Reikman

Tom Reikman

Chief Operating Officer

Interview topics:

  • Maximizing the effectiveness of the broker channel for long-term growth and stability
  • Leverage technology for profitable growth
  • Effective claims processes that deliver on our promise to customers
  • Improving the broker experience with effective policy administration systems

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Michael Shostak

Michael Shostak

Chief Marketing Officer

Interview topics:

  • Sonnet: building a powerful online brand with customers
  • Digital direct-to-consumer channels
  • Enhancing the customer experience and getting people to think differently about insurance
  • Technology: a disrupter or an enabler of innovation?
  • Building and managing effective brands

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Louise Taylor Green

Louise Taylor Green

Chief Human Resources Officer

Interview topics:

  • Corporate culture: Own it. Live it.
  • Employee engagement: the importance of a high-performing workforce for sustained profitable growth
  • Values: a company’s compass
  • Organizational change management: fostering seamless integration
  • Diversity and inclusiveness: We’re stronger together

Read more about Louise >

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