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Brian Wise

Regional Counsel, Assurant Canada And Asia Pacific

Brian joined Assurant Solutions in the fall of 2012 as Senior Corporate Counsel. He was promoted in 2013 to lead the Canadian legal team and then again in 2014 to his current role of Senior Director, Regional Counsel for Canada and Asia Pacific.  In this position, Brian is a member of the Senior Leadership Team for Canada and has oversight responsibility for legal matters in China, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan. Brian has been appointed to the Executive Operations Committee of The Canadian Association of Financial Institutions in Insurance.

Prior to joining Assurant Solutions, Brian was an Associate at Goodmans LLP in Toronto, a premiere full service law firm.  He joined Goodmans LLP as an associate in 2004 following summer and articling positions with the firm.  He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University in 2003 and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from The University of Western Ontario in 1998, while majoring in Economics. Brian resides with his family in Toronto, Ontario.