TORONTO, March 12 /CNW/ - ACE INA Insurance and ACE INA Life Insurance,
part of the ACE Group of Companies, today announced the appointment of Karen
Barkley as President and Chief Executive Officer of ACE Canada.
Ms. Barkley, who previously held the position of Chief Operations Officer
for ACE INA Insurance, will be responsible for managing ACE's operations in
Canada. In her new role she will report to John Lupica, President and Chief
Executive Officer, ACE USA.
"Karen is a proven leader within our organization and the Canadian
market," said Mr. Lupica. "I am confident in her ability to lead our Canadian
operation and to maintain ACE Canada's history of delivering results."
Ms. Barkley joined ACE in 1992 in the Risk Management Unit and has held
several senior management positions within ACE Canada. Ms. Barkley earned a
Master's degree in Business Administration from Athabasca University, in
addition to CIP and CRM designations.
ACE INA Insurance and ACE INA Life Insurance are members of the ACE Group
of Companies (NYSE: ACE). ACE INA Insurance and ACE INA Life Insurance provide
commercial property and casualty and accident and health insurance products
and services throughout Canada. Additional information on ACE INA Insurance
and ACE INA Life Insurance, can be found at www.ace-ina-canada.com. The ACE
Group of Companies provides insurance and reinsurance for a diverse group of
clients around the world.
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: Lynn Woodburn, ACE Canada,
Communications, (416) 594-3032, email@example.com