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Claude Garcia

Claude Garcia is a Montreal based corporate director with Cogeco, Cogeco Cable, Goodfellow, BTB Reit and the Excellence Life Insurance Company. He is also a member of the board of L’Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal.


Claude spent a decade with the Québec Ministry of Social Affairs, occupying various positions including Assistant Deputy Minister. He later returned to the private sector as partner with Hébert,
LeHouillier et associés, consulting actuaries. He spent another decade with Standard Life Assurance Company, starting his career with the insurer as senior vice-president and later becoming president of Canadian Operations for Standard Life.


Having spent his entire career in insurance, he brings an unrivaled level of insurance industry knowledge to our board. He is an expert in product, consumer affairs, leadership, public policy direction, government relations, finance, strategic
planning and governance.