QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 12, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. (iA Financial Group) announces the appointment of Emma Griffin to its Board of Directors.
Emma Griffin has extensive experience in the field of investment banking services (securities and corporate finance). She is the co-founder of Oriel Securities, a mid-market brokerage firm and investment bank, headquartered in London, England. In 2004, Oriel Securities ranked number one among brokerage firms in the United Kingdom. Emma Griffin is also co-founder of Refined Selection, a London-based holding company which invests in and creates value in the recruitment and professional services sector. She resides in Montreal.
The Industrial Alliance Board of Directors, chaired by John LeBoutillier, now includes 15 administrators, including 14 independent members. In addition, women make up 40% of our board's membership.
About iA Financial Group
Founded in 1892, iA Financial Group offers life and health insurance products, mutual and segregated funds, savings and retirement plans, securities, auto and home insurance, mortgages and car loans and other financial products and services for both individuals and groups. It is one of the four largest life and health insurance companies in Canada and among the largest publicly traded companies in the country. iA Financial Group stock is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol IAG.
SOURCE Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.
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