Alain Brunet, FSA, FCIA
Alain Brunet was the Senior Vice-President and President Insurance at National Bank of Canada between 2006–2013. He was responsible for insurance activities of the following companies: National Bank Life Insurance, National Bank Insurance Firm, National Bank Assistance, National Bank General Insurance, Natcan Reinsurance and Innovasur (as Co-President). He also participated in the activities of the Personal and Commercial banking sectors of National Bank and was President of National Bank pension plan committee and oversaw corporate insurance programs at the bank.
Mr. Brunet worked, until 2006, for The Standard Life Assurance Company, he held various management positions in actuarial, sales and marketing over a 21-year period. As a member of the executive committee, Mr. Brunet acted as Senior Vice-President for retail markets and Senior Vice-President for sales and marketing for insurance and retail investments, group insurance and retirement. He was a board member of Standard Life pension plan, Standard Life Mutual Funds, Performa and Standard Life of Canada.
Mr. Brunet currently acts as a private investor and mentor in a technology start-up, Knova Web Technologies promoting a secure file sharing service TagMyDoc. He is a board member of the Canadian Auto Club (CAA) – Quebec and La Société des Alcools du Québec.
Mr. Brunet is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and the Society of Actuaries. Mr. Brunet graduated from Laval University’s actuarial program and attended Harvard Business School Program for Management Development.
Mr. Brunet was elected to the Board of Directors of Assuris in 2019.