Invitation to the Alumni Breakfast Speaker Series
François Julien, Dean, Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa and John Reid, President, CATAAlliance invite you to join us for a thought leadership discussion with the 2011 Ottawa Business Journal CEO of the year:
2011 Ottawa Business Journal CEO of the year
President & CEO, ENCON Group Inc
2011 Ottawa Business Journal CEO of the year,
President & CEO, ENCON Group Inc.
Jean Laurin joined ENCON’s Research and Development department in 1985, where he assumed the position of assistant to the Vice-President. Over the next 16 years, he held several management positions throughout ENCON.
In 2001, Jean assumed the role of President of ENCON Group Inc., one of Canada’s leading managing general agents, with offices in several major cities across Canada. In his role as President, Jean has been asked to speak on market trends and professional liability at various events. Additionally, Jean is the past chair of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) Canadian Chapter and participates annually on the association’s CEO panel.
In November 2007, Jean was appointed President and CEO of The Schinnerer Group Inc., the largest underwriting management firm in the United States. Jean still maintains his role as President of ENCON Group Inc.
Prior to joining ENCON, Jean was a Senior Chartered Accountant with a national accounting firm responsible for public company audits. His work with insurance companies sparked his interest in the industry and led to his present position with ENCON.
Jean graduated from the University of Ottawa with a B.Adm., B.Comm. He is a member of the Ontario and Canadian Institutes of Chartered Accountants, as well as a member of various professional accounting and insurance organizations. Jean is fluently bilingual in English and French.