Joe D’Annunzio was appointed Senior Vice President, Specialty Solutions and Surety of Intact Insurance in May 2016. In this role, he is responsible for leading a new national department to increase its focus on growing its commercial lines specialty solutions business. Mr. D’Annunzio will work with brokers to reinforce Intact’s commitment and support them in meeting the changing needs of their customers.
Prior to this appointment, Mr. D’Annunzio was Regional Vice President of the Mississauga region, responsible for the performance of the Regional Operation and 160 Brokers in all lines of the Property and Casualty business. During his term in Mississauga, Joe oversaw the business integration of the AXA and Jevco insurance companies in the Mississauga region, growing sales from $200 million to $530 million (DPW). Joe joined Intact through the Zurich acquisition in 2002.
Mr. D’Annunzio has held a variety of roles across the business, including Regional Vice President of Ottawa and Northern Ontario region, Regional Vice President of Durham region and Vice President of Ontario Novex Personal Lines. Prior to joining Intact, he was Vice President of National Sales at Zurich Canada. He has more than 22 years of industry experience including running a brokerage and being Regional Manager for a major U.S. insurer.
Mr. D’Annunzio graduated with a Business Degree from Brock University and also studied Business Administration at University of California, Los Angeles.