Andre Linsky joined the Sovereign in January of 2023 as Manager, National Professional Lines. Andre has over 18 years of experience in the insurance industry and has worked within different distribution channels. Before joining The Sovereign, Andre started his career working directly with clients as an insurance broker. Later in his career, he moved to the underwriting side and worked as an Underwriter in specialty insurance lines. Andre is fluent in three languages, including English and French.
Over the years, Andre has developed a passion for teaching new and experienced professionals within the insurance industry, helping them develop their talent and improve their skills. He volunteers to promote the insurance industry to future graduates with the Career Connections program of the Insurance Institute of Canada. He has also taught the CIP program at the Insurance Institute of Quebec since 2021.
Andre graduated from Laval University with an MBA in Strategic Project Management. He also completed his CIP, FCIP, CRM, and RPLU industry-related designations.
When Andre isn't working, he volunteers with several local not-for-profit organizations. He also enjoys travelling with his family to different sports events in which his children are involved.