Marilyn Horrick, National Vice President, GUARANTEE GOLD and Daniel Richard, Vice President and Quebec Regional General Manager of The Guarantee Company of North America (The Guarantee) are pleased to announce the appointment of Jean-François Charest as Director, GUARANTEE GOLD, Quebec Region, effective May 28, 2018.
In this role, Jean-François will be accountable for all aspects of underwriting, distribution, and supporting strategies to position GUARANTEE GOLD for profitable growth in the province of Quebec, while ensuring an exceptional customer experience and efficient, respectful business interactions with our GOLD partner brokers.
Jean-François graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Actuarial Science from Laval University and began his career as an actuarial analyst before shifting his focus to the business of insurance management. He has held positions of increasing seniority in a career that has spanned over 25 years in both the Personal and Commercial insurance space. His proven success resolving business challenges across multiple lines of business— with a focus on underwriting, analytics, growth, profitability and developing strong, long-term broker and team relationships—are what made Jean-François the ideal candidate for the GOLD Director position.
Having spent the last few years of his career serving the municipalities segment for a large mutual insurer, Jean-François is extremely eager to have the opportunity to work for The Guarantee in a role he is excited to embrace and excel at.