“I am very happy to be joining the Board of Directors of UV Insurance. The values of the mutual insurance company reflect my own and I am very happy to be able to contribute to its mission,” said Ms. Lacoste.
With more than 30 years of experience in asset management, customer service, marketing and financial product development, and several years of experience as a senior executive, Ms. Lacoste is President and Chief Executive Officer of FÉRIQUE Fund Management, manager of the FÉRIQUE Funds, and its subsidiary FÉRIQUE Investment Services, group investments broker and financial planning firm. In this capacity, she oversees the strategic direction of the organization, while being responsible for the planning and management of all its activities. Mrs. Lacoste is also socially committed to the cause of people with autism spectrum disorder by supporting the Foundation Les Petits Rois.
She has a bachelor’s degree in business administration – finance option from HEC Montréal, and holds the professional title of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) from the Association for Investment Management and Research. In 2012, Ms. Lacoste was selected as one of the top 8 women in finance by Première en Affaires magazine.
“My colleagues on the board and I are very pleased to have Ms. Lacoste’s join our Board of Directors. Her great expertise in the field of finance combined with her dynamic approach and skills in the area of employee and customer experience will be a tremendous asset for the continuation of our activities,” said Alain Bédard, Chairman of the Board of Directors of UV Insurance.
The biography of all members of the UV Insurance Board of Directors is available at: Board of Directors – UV Insurance
About UV Insurance
Founded in 1889, UV Insurance is one of Canada’s oldest insurance companies. It has become well known for its financial stability and customer service to the local community. It offers a range of individual and critical illness insurance, group insurance, and investment and retirement products. Over time, the company has stood out by focusing on flexible products and a vast network of independent advisors. Headquartered in Drummondville, the company serves the Canadian market, particularly Quebec and Ontario.
UV Insurance is a trade name and trademark of The Union Life Mutual Assurance Company.
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