Monika Federau, SVP & CSO Strategy & Communication

Monika Federau was appointed Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer at Intact Financial Corporation in December 2013. In this role Ms. Federau leads the development of our corporate strategies, oversees our branding, government relations and communications initiatives.

She joined Intact in 2010 as Senior Vice President, Marketing for Intact Insurance where she was responsible for developing national advertising, communication and sponsorship strategies to build Intact Insurance’s consumer brand and the development of the Intact Insurance web experience for consumers and the research function.

Prior to joining Intact in 2010, Ms. Federau lived in Hong Kong working for Manulife Financial responsible for developing and executing strategies to enhance Manulife’s brand regionally in Asia.

Monika began her career in the insurance industry in product development, sales and marketing. She also assumed senior marketing and operations roles at software and e-commerce companies where she was responsible for customer acquisition and revenue generation in Canada, the U.S. and Australia. She also worked for a web consulting firm where her major clients were leading Canadian insurance and wealth management companies.

Ms. Federau holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from York University and an MBA from Queen’s University.