August 16, 2018 11:00
The interim of the presidency of the Chamber of insurance changes hands. At the start of the Maya Raic, the board of directors had appointed Hélène Grand-Maître, who also acts as an independent director. The functions will be assumed by Jannick Desforges, director of institutional affairs and compliance, starting tomorrow, Friday 17 August.
The Chamber has explained in the Journal of insurance that Ms. Grand-Master was in a position to ” transient “. “She was there a few days a week and available at all times for the employees. It was especially as the acting operations to ensure the stability and continuity of the activities of the Chamber during the summer season, ” stressed Diane Beaudry, chair of the board of directors.
“The team of the Room being very self-sufficient, well-rehearsed and the holiday period largely completed, the board of directors has determined that the presence of Mrs. the Grand Master was no longer necessary. He considers Me Desforges, who was as the right arm of Mrs. Raic) for several years, would adequately acting with the team as the new CEO is appointed, ” said Ms. Beaudry.
The recruitment process for the or the president(e) permanent(e) is in progress. The mandate has been given to the subsidiary’s human resources Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton.