Brigid Murphy

Brigid Murphy

Term: February 28, 2018 to February 27, 2020

Brigid Murphy has extensive property and casualty insurance experience. Most recently, she served as Vice Chairman of Travelers Canada from 2015 to 2017, and as President and CEO from 2013 to 2015. Prior to its acquisition by Travelers, Ms. Murphy served in several executive roles at The Dominion between 1996 and 2008. She was appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2010, President in 2012, and President and CEO in 2013. From 2008 to 2010, she served as Director of Regional Brokers with Aviva UK.

Ms. Murphy’s governance experience includes membership on the boards of Director of General Insurance Ombudservice, Guardian Insurance, Canadian Group Underwriters, Oceanic Insurance and The Insurance Bureau of Canada. She served as chair of the Superintendent’s Advisory Committee on Forms and Legislation from 1987 to 1992 and has been an active member of insurance industry committees and working groups.

Having served for ten years as Board Chair and Trustee of The George Hull Centre for Children and Families, and its Foundation, Ms. Murphy continues to advocate for community-based children’s mental health services.