MONTREAL, April 30 /CNW Telbec/ - BUS Systems Inc. (TSX-V: BUS) is
pleased to announce the appointment of Gilles Chevrier as a director of the
Company. Mr. Chevrier replaces Jean-Denis Talon. Mr. Talon, who is also
Chairman of the Board of AXA Canada, resigned from BUS's board subsequent to
AXA SA's adoption of a corporate governance rule applicable to all its
Prior to becoming a well-established consultant in 2002, Mr. Chevrier was
employed by AXA Assurances for 33 years, including 15 years as Vice President
Indemnification, when he was in charge of an annual budget of $900 million and
350 employees. He also acted as an AXA delegate on the international scene for
the AXA forums on indemnification. During his career, he chaired various
committees of the Groupement des assureurs automobiles and the Insurance
Bureau of Canada. He was also President of the Association des centres
jeunesse du Québec for many years.
"The arrival of Mr. Chevrier will support our efforts to penetrate the
Canadian market. His expertise in the field of insurance and the network of
contacts that he has built through the years constitute important assets for
the Company," stated Michel Maheux, Chairman of the Board of Directors of BUS.
"On behalf of the Board of Directors, I wish to welcome him to the Company. I
also wish to thank Jean-Denis Talon for his contribution and advice, which led
to the creation of the Company and contributed to the visibility it enjoys in
the industry since being listed on the TSX Venture Exchange."
BUS operates an interactive, transactional internet portal for the
management, processing and follow-up of insurance claims, including management
of relations and the exchange of information between the participants.
The Company's mission is to offer an evolving, integrated electronic
solution that allows those involved in the claims sector or automotive events
industry to come together to exchange information, perform all of the
transactions required within the framework of their respective activities and
continuously improve the efficiency of claims processing.
The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this press release.
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