Marilyn Horrick

Marilyn Horrick

Senior Vice President, Ontario Market, Desjardins

Marilyn Horrick is a Senior Vice President, Ontario Market with Desjardins Group. In this role, Ms. Horrick is responsible for the organization’s strategy to drive Canada-wide corporate initiatives, growth, brand visibility, and innovation.

Ms. Horrick is an experienced business strategist and champion of innovation supporting customer experience and business objectives. She has more than 25 years of experience leading corporate projects, both strategic and operational, in the insurance industry.

Before Desjardins, Ms. Horrick was executive vice president and chief operating officer for MSA Research Inc. and Northwind Professional Institute. She has also worked at The Guarantee Company of North America as national vice president; Chubb Insurance as assistant vice president, manager of strategic products; and at Zurich Insurance, primarily in charge of national operations of the Preeminence division.

An advocate of corporate and industry brand and innovations, Ms. Horrick has represented the industry’s interests on the IBC Personal Lines Standing Committee, ICLR Advisory Group and has been an active participant in various industry forums and panels.

Ms. Horrick is a graduate of Concordia University with a BA in Communications. She is active in her community having held positions on various not-for-profit boards and associations. Ms. Horrick is currently Board Co-Chair at Women in Insurance Cancer Crusade (WICC), Canadian Cancer Society’s largest non-institutional fundraiser.