Matthew Davies is Vice-President and product manager for Professional, Media and Cyber Liability at Chubb Insurance Company of Canada. Matthew started his career in Montreal in 1988 as an Insurance Broker, later moving to underwriting with an international insurer and worked in that capacity in both Montreal and Vancouver. He also gained broader casualty experience working for a reinsurer before joining Chubb in Vancouver in 1997. At Chubb, Matthew has underwritten Property and Casualty coverages as well as Executive Protection and Financial Institutions products. He transferred to Toronto in 2002 to set up the Canadian operations of ChubbPro. Matthew is frequent speaker at insurance industry events across Canada and in the United States on topics concerning errors and omissions, media liability, social media, and cyber exposures.
Holding an industry designation of Fellow, Chartered Insurance Professional (FCIP) and a diploma in Risk Management (CRM), Matthew earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations at the University of British Columbia and a Master of Arts degree in History from McGill University. Beyond his career in insurance, Matthew is a Logistics Officer with the rank Captain(Navy) in the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Reserve is an Aide de Camp (AdC) to Her Honour, Elizabeth Dowdeswell, the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario.