Joe D’Annunzio, Senior Vice President, BrokerLink

Joe D’Annunzio was appointed Senior Vice President, BrokerLink in January 2018. In this role, he is responsible for accelerating Brokerlink's organic growth capability and further consolidating distribution across Canada.

Prior to this appointment, Mr. D’Annunzio was Senior Vice President, Specialty Solutions and Surety of Intact Insurance, where he led a new national department focused on growing its commercial lines specialty solutions business.

Mr. D’Annunzio has held a variety of roles across the business, including 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). Other roles included Regional Vice President of Ottawa and Northern Ontario region, Regional Vice President of Durham region and Vice President of Ontario Novex Personal Lines.

Joe joined Intact through the Zurich acquisition in 2002 where he was Vice President of National Sales at Zurich Canada. He has more than 30 years of industry experience including 10 years in the U.S., where he ran a brokerage as well as 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.