September 17, 2014 4:09 AM ET

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Company Overview of The Empire Life Insurance Company

Company Overview

The Empire Life Insurance Company underwrites life and health insurance policies in Canada. It operates through Wealth Management, Employee Benefits, and Individual Insurance segments. The company offers individual insurance products, such as non-participating and participating individual life and health insurance products; and benefit plans to employers, including medical, dental, disability, and life insurance coverage for their employees. It also provides wealth management products comprising segregated funds, mutual funds, guaranteed interest rate annuities, and annuities providing income for life. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Kingston, Canada. The Empire Life ...

259 King Street East

Kingston, ON K7L 3A8

Canada

Founded in 1923

Phone:

613-548-1881

Key Executives for The Empire Life Insurance Company

Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President
Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice-President
Senior Vice-President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Empire Life Insurance Company Key Developments

The Empire Life Insurance Company Appoints Mark Sylvia as President and Chief Executive Officer

The Empire Life Insurance Company announced the appointment of Mark Sylvia as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 2, 2014. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry, Mark has an impressive track record of leading and growing midsized and specialty insurance companies in Canada by focusing on service, simplicity and strategic partnerships. He will build on the current strength of the company while leading Empire Life to its next phase of growth and success.

Empire Life Insurance Co. Announces Executive Changes

Empire Life Insurance Co. announced that it has named Mark Sylvia as president and CEO, effective June 2, 2014. Sylvia will succeed Les Herr, who will be stepping down as CEO at the end of May. Sylvia comes to Empire Life from his current role as president of Clarity Underwriting Managers Inc.

The Empire Life Insurance Company Announces Executive Changes

The Empire Life Insurance Company (Empire Life) announced the appointment of Mark Sylvia as President and Chief Executive Officer of Empire Life effective June 2, 2014. Mr. Sylvia will succeed Les Herr, who will be stepping down as CEO at the end of May. Mr. Sylvia comes to Empire Life from his current role as President of Clarity Underwriting Managers Inc., an insurance consultancy firm he founded in 2010. From 1999 to 2010 he served as Chief Executive Officer of Echelon General Insurance Company, President & Chief Operating Officer of Trent Health Insurance Service Corp. and Canadian Insurance Marketing Inc., all of which were affiliated companies of EGI Financial Holdings Inc.

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