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UV Insurance officially launches Project Office and Strategic Planning and appoints Eric Timmons as its lead

As Senior Director – Project Office and Strategic Planning, Mr. Timmons will be responsible for advising management and the various internal departments on issues related to project governance and analyzing the impacts of project implementation. This advisory role is part of a reasoned approach that aims to structure the design of major projects for UV Insurance in accordance with the strategic objectives set out by management and the board of directors for the coming years.

“In the current context of a changing insurance industry, rapid technological advances and the evolving role of boards of directors, the development of a concerted approach to project management has become essential to achieving our goals,” says Christian Mercier, Chief Executive Officer of UV Insurance.

A graduate of Université Laval with a bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science, Mr. Timmons has been with UV Insurance since 2004, where he began his career as an actuarial analyst before becoming head of the Investment-Retirement Department. In 2017, he was appointed Senior Director, Actuarial and Finances, and Chief Compliance Officer. Mr. Timmons is also involved in Drummondville’s sports community on a volunteer basis and serves as director on the Board of Directors of the Cégep de Drummondville.

Mr. Timmons will continue to serve as Corporate Secretary. His appointment takes effect on March 6, 2023.


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. With its high-tech platforms, UV Insurance offers a range of individual and critical illness insurance, group insurance, and investment and retirement products. It has made its mark over the years by focusing on innovation, 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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Marilyn Baril
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