DAVID CLARE - PRESIDENT AND CEO OF TRISURA GROUP
David is the President & CEO of Trisura Group Ltd. He is responsible for group strategy, corporate development, investor relations, capital allocation, and managing the investment portfolio. Previously, David was a Vice President of Partners Value Investments LP (“PVI”). PVI is a publicly-listed investment partnership (TSXV: PVF) with a substantial ownership interest in Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (NYSE:BAM), an investment in Trisura Group Ltd (TSX: TSU) and a portfolio of marketable securities. In his time at PVI David played an instrumental role in managing the firm’s securities portfolio. He led the initiative to diversify portfolio holdings, building and managing a global portfolio of public and private securities in multiple jurisdictions and across equity, fixed income and derivative instruments. In 2017, prior to full-time employment at Trisura, David was also appointed Chief Investment Officer of Trisura with oversight responsibility for its investment portfolio and activities.
Previously, David worked at Power Corporation of Canada, a diversified financial services company with controlling interests in companies in the insurance and investment management industries. There, he focused on corporate development and strategy for financial services with significant involvement at Great-West Lifeco, Putnam Investments, Mackenzie Investments, and Investors Group. This included investment portfolio review for insurance and mutual fund platforms, investment performance monitoring, investment diligence and recommendations, strategic capital allocation, evaluation of acquisitions and post-merger integration. Prior to joining Power Corporation of Canada, David held various roles in the Financial Services Group of CIBC’s investment banking division. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University.
JIMMY DOYLE - CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND CHIEF RISK OFFICER OF TRISURA GROUP AND PRESIDENT AND CEO OF TRISURA INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE
Jimmy Doyle is the Chief Risk Officer of Trisura Group and the President and CEO of Trisura International Insurance. He has been the CEO of Trisura International Insurance (formerly Imagine Re) since 2008. In this role, he has directed all aspects of this profitable business, including the return of surplus capital to shareholders and eliminating exposure and reserves down through sales of subsidiaries, commutations, novations and natural claims pay-out. Mr. Doyle was previously Chief Risk Officer of Trisura International Insurance from 2004 to 2008. Prior to joining Trisura International Insurance, he spent eight years at Centre Reinsurance, a Bermuda based insurance and reinsurance company, where he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary for Europe. His earlier career included the role of Actuarial Manager of Aviva/Hibernian Insurance, one of Ireland’s leading P&C insurers. He is a qualified actuary and a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries in Ireland.
CHRIS SEKINE - PRESIDENT AND CEO OF TRISURA GUARANTEE INSURANCE COMPANY
Chris was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company in 2019 and he is responsible for the strategic and operational performance of Trisura’s Canadian operation. Chris previously served as Senior Vice President, Surety and he has been with Trisura Guarantee since the company’s inception in 2006. He has over 27 years of experience in the insurance industry and previously held senior executive roles with two large international insurers.
Chris currently serves on the board of directors for the Surety Association of Canada (SAC) and has participated on various sub-committees for SAC. He has an Honours BA in Economics from Carleton University in Ottawa.
MICHAEL BEASLEY - PRESIDENT AND CEO OF TRISURA US
Michael has 26 years in the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry where he has held Executive positions with Insurance and Reinsurance carriers. Previous roles include President, Chief Underwriting Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer. Previous companies include Western Underwriters Insurance Company, Tokio Marine, GE-Employers Reinsurance Company, Underwriters Re, National Re and the State National Companies.
Michael is a 1991 Graduate from Whittier College where he was a Nixon Scholar and served on the President’s Advisory Council to the College from 2007- 2009. Michael majored in Political Science with emphasis on History and Philosophy. Michael holds a certificate from The Wharton Business School for Finance for Non-Finance Professionals and is a certified Quality Green Belt from GE Capital. Michael has written articles for Rough Notes, and Service and Mortgage Magazine, and has been quoted in nationally distributed insurance publications including Business Insurance , The Insurance Insider and National Underwriter.