June 1, 2018 09:45
Kathy Bardswick, president and chief executive officer of the Co-operators
The mutual insurance company Wawanesa , has announced the appointment of Katherine Bardswick andAshleigh Everett as directors of the Wawanesa mutual insurance Company, life Insurance Wawanesa and Wawanesa General, the u.s. subsidiary.
In the past, Ms. Bardswick has worked nearly 40 years for the Company Co-operators general insurance. She has also held the position of president and chief executive officer from 2002 to 2016. In 2014, the Insurance and Investment Journal, a sister publication of the Journal of insurance, was named one of the 50 women of influence in the insurance industry in Canada.
Ms. Everett is president, secretary general and director of Royal Canadian Securities Limited, is a member of theinvestment Board of the Canada pension Plan and is part of the team of companies, the premier of Manitoba. She was also a member of the board of directors of the Bank of Nova Scotia and Manitoba Telecom Services.
Wawanesa is a canadian insurance company a native of Winnipeg. In Quebec, it is a direct insurer and elsewhere in Canada, an insurance brokerage. The company also has a u.s. subsidiary that operates in the states of California and Oregon.