President and Chief Executive Officer, Economical
Rowan is on a mission to build a foundation for future success and profitability at Economical, fuelled by bold growth strategies and a commitment to innovation.
Rowan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from York University, as well as a Canadian Risk Management designation, and is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of Canada. His extensive background includes nearly 30 years of international P&C industry experience, holding progressive positions in the areas of underwriting, marketing, sales, finance, and twelve years as a seasoned CEO.
He is a past Chairman and current member of the Board of Directors of the Insurance Bureau of Canada, and a member of the Board of Directors of Equitable Group Inc., where he participates as a member of the Audit and Corporate Governance Committees. Rowan is a past member of the Financial Services Commission of Ontario’s (FSCO) CEO Advisory Committee and is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction and the Board of Directors of Facility Association.
Rowan believes you get out of life what you put into it — a philosophy that fosters his passion for operational excellence in the industry.