Carla Smith , Senior Vice President, Specialty Solutions, Canada

Carla Smith was appointed Senior Vice President, Specialty Solutions, in January 2020. In this role, Ms. Smith is responsible for the underwriting and distribution of specialty lines products in Canada.

Prior to this appointment, Ms. Smith was SVP, Corporate Development where she successfully guided the organization through the OneBeacon as well as The Guarantee and Frank Cowan transactions. Through her 20-year career with Intact she has held senior leadership positions in Intact Insurance, Claims, and belairdirect.

Ms. Smith is a Chartered Insurance Professional and holds a Global Professional Master of Laws from the University of Toronto, a Master of Business Administration from Queen’s University, and a Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance) from Simon Fraser University.