Optimum Reassurance Inc.

Optimum Reassurance Inc.

November 29, 2012 11:52 ET

Optimum Reassurance Appoints a New President & COO

MONTREAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 29, 2012) - On November 20, 2012, the Board of Directors of Optimum Reassurance Inc. appointed Mr. Serge Goulet, FCIA, FSA, MAAA, as President and Chief Operating Officer for the company. Mr. Goulet is in charge of all reinsurance activities in Canada; he will report to Mr. Jean-Claude Pagé, FCIA, FSA, MAAA, Vice Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Optimum Reassurance, and President and Chief Operating Officer of Optimum Group Inc.

Mr. Goulet has been a professional of the industry for more than 20 years, and spent the last 15 years within the reinsurance sector at Optimum. More recently, he has concurrently assumed the roles of Senior Vice President, Operations at Optimum Reassurance, and of President of Optimum Re Insurance Company, our American sister company.

'This nomination is in line with Optimum Reassurance's succession plan and roadmap for the coming years. Mr. Goulet is an experienced player, supported by a team of competent professionals who maintain close communications with our clients; they are very well positioned to support our growth and maintain our excellent results' said Jean-Claude Pagé.

About Optimum Reassurance Inc.

Optimum Reassurance has been servicing the Canadian life reinsurance industry for over four decades. Optimum Reassurance is active in individual life, group, and out of country health care reinsurance. The forward-minded experts that make up the Optimum Reassurance team have differentiated themselves by the quality of their customer service which has created a faithful clientele. Optimum Reassurance, which has offices in Montreal, Toronto and in Barbados, is the only Canadian-owned life reinsurance company that offers the full range of life reinsurance services.

About Optimum Group Inc.

Founded in 1969 by actuaries, Optimum Group is a Canadian-owned private international financial group, active in life insurance, property and casualty insurance, life reinsurance, actuarial consulting and asset management. Optimum Group operates mainly in Canada, the US, the Caribbean and France, and counts around 500 employees worldwide.

Contact Information

  • Anne-Marie Morrison
    Director of communications
    Optimum Group Inc.
    (514) 288-2010