Linda Wislesky is Technical Underwriting Manager on the North America Underwriting Team.
Linda heads underwriting client management for Canada and the Caribbean. She also leads industry presence strategy as well as Life Guide activities in Canada. Linda joined Swiss Re in 1997 as an underwriter on the US team, based in Toronto and joined the management team in 2013.
Linda began her insurance career at Crown Life as a group underwriter and has held positions of increasing responsibility in the Canadian and US markets.
Linda graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She has many insurance-related designations, including her FLMI and FALU. Linda has been a member of the Academy of Life Underwriting (ALU) Exam Committee and prior Chair of the former Western Home Office Underwriters (WHOUA). She also served on the Canadian Insurance Underwriters Association (CIU), where she was Treasurer and an executive member.