UPDATED ON: Tuesday, January 03, 2012
The Economical Insurance Group:
Innes Dey, B.Sc., L.L.B.,
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
From The Globe and Mail
Karen Gavan, ICD.D, FCS, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Economical Insurance Group®, one of Canada's leading property and casualty insurance providers, announces several significant management appointments that further strengthen Economical's executive leadership team.
These professionals will play key roles in guiding and sustaining Economical's operational and strategic initiatives, including the preparation for the company's planned demutualization.
Innes Joins Economical with more than 14 years of legal experience and 10 years in advisory and senior management positions within Canada's financial services sector. He previously served as Vice-President, Corporate Affairs, and corporate secretary of Northbridge Financial Corporation, and as a senior legal advisor to Canada Life Financial Corporation during its successful takeover defence and privatization. Innes will develop Economical's legal function and provide counsel to the company on capital markets. M&A, strategic investments, regulatory affairs, corporate governance and non-claims litigation.