Robert Landry is a Corporate Director who was appointed to our Board of Directors in June 2009. He retired at the end of 2007 having served 6 years as President and CEO of the Canadian branch of Zurich Insurance Company, a leading worldwide financial institution with Canadian revenues in excess of one billion dollars. He was the Chair of Zurich’s Advisory Board from January 2008 to December 2010.
In early 2014 Mr. Landry became a Director of a Toronto based Canadian insurer, Trisura Surety and Guarantee Company. Since 2013 he has served on the board of DAS Canada which is part of the DAS Group, the global leader in the ten billion dollar legal expense insurance (LEI) market. Appointed in 2010 Mr. Landry currently serves as director on the Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company’s board. Wawanesa is a top ten property and casualty insurer headquartered in Winnipeg with offices across Canada.
He was a Director of the Insurance Institute of Canada (IIC) from 2006 to 2008 and Board Chair in 2007. IIC is the professional education arm of the general insurance industry in Canada representing over 35,000 members. As well, Mr. Landry was a member of theUnited Way of Greater Toronto Cabinet in 2005 and 2006 and from 2009 to 2011 co- chaired an all property and casualty insurance industry fundraiser in concert with The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Mr. Landry holds the Fellow, Chartered Insurance Professional diploma from the Insurance Institute of Canada and early in 2009 received his ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.