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Paul Cosgrove

President and CEO, Assurant Canada

Paul joined Assurant in 1995 and has held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility including leadership positions in Claims and Marketing.  Paul moved into the position of Vice President, Business Development and Client Management in 2004. In this role, Paul was responsible for the growth of the Canadian portfolio through the addition of key strategic products and services, the development of new partner relationships, product development and direct marketing.  Paul assumed full responsibility for the Canadian Business in 2020.

In his current role, Paul is Chief Executive Officer of Assurant Life of Canada, President of Assurant Services Canada Inc., and Chief Agent in Canada for both the American Bankers Insurance Company of Florida and the American Bankers Life Assurance Company of Florida.

He is very active in the insurance industry and sits on the Board of the Canadian Association of Financial Institutions in Insurance.

Prior to joining Assurant, Paul worked for Confederation Life in a variety of roles including Claims, Marketing and Human Resources. He resides with his family in Toronto, Ontario.