André Paradis is the Assistant Vice-president, where, for more than four years he has been enriching the team with his 33 years of insurance knowledge and experience.
Having started out as an analyst in travel insurance, he quickly rose to the position of senior underwriter while working for Zurich in the Toronto and Ottawa offices. For over 3 decades, André has worked with several well-known insurers including Pafco, Markel, MMQ and Elliott Special Risks as a supervisor and then as a regional manager and finally vice-president.
André has experience in all aspects of commercial insurance at the regional, national and international level. His career experience has both made him a strong administrator for Sovereign’s Quebec region, and a leader in the training and development of the new generation of underwriters.
André has a BBA from Bishop’s University and continues to upgrade his knowledge by continually taking courses to improve his knowledge of the insurance business, administration and management.