Sandra Rousseau is Senior Director, Sectoral Initiatives for Desjardins General Insurance Group (DGIG), where she is responsible for the implementation, operationalization and integration of innovative projects. These have included the mobile Ajusto telematics application, the Alert program, DGIG’s flood endorsement, the simplification of underwriting and the evolution of online transactional services.
Ms. Rousseau is also part of the team responsible for implementing Desjardins second Innovation Lab, which is located in the greater Quebec City area. In cooperation with the University of Quebec at Rimouski, she is also involved as a leader in organizing the first fintech conference in the Lévis region, near Quebec City.
Prior to joining DGIG in 2015, Ms. Rousseau held a number of increasingly senior management positions at SSQ Financial Group, including Director of the Contact Clients Centre and SSQ’s first e-Business Director.
Ms. Rousseau holds a Master in Business Administration from the University of Quebec at Rimouski, and has volunteered with a number of organizations including the Cooperathon, which applies science and technology to develop practical technology solutions to important social issues.