25th and 26th September 2014, Sevilla, Spain


Barbara Haynes
CEO, DAS Canada

Barbara is proud to be the founding President and CEO of DAS Legal Protection Insurance Company Limited, which launched in Canada in 2010.   As someone who loves start-ups, leading a team of committed and passionate professionals, offering new to Canada products that fill a real customer need, with the backing of a blue chip shareholder, ranks as her dream job.

Barbara has more than 25 years experience in the insurance industry, with a background in underwriting management, sales leadership, marketing and operations both with insurers and brokers.  After beginning her career in the UK she moved to Canada ‘to seek adventure.’  She held a number of varied and exciting positions including VP Special Risks for Sun Alliance Canada, VP of Commercial, CIBC Insurance, and SVP Sales & Distribution for Zurich Canada. She then ran brokerage operations at Canada Brokerlink and BFL.

She is a Canadian Risk Manager and a Fellow, Chartered Insurance Professional majoring in Underwriting. Barbara lives in Toronto and is the mother of two boys who are currently launching their own careers.



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