Here are some of our achievements
MANULIFE’S #1 MGA IN THE QUEBEC REGION FOR 2019
Sun Life’s #1 MGA in the Eastern Region for 2016
Sun Life’s #1 MGA in the Eastern Region for 2015
Sun Life’s #1 MGA in the Eastern Region for 2014
Top Producing MGA of the Eastern region in 2012 for Sun Life
Best Managing General Agency for 2007 Empire Life
Masters 2007 RRSP Challenge award from Empire Life
1st In Life & Living Benefits Sales Credits Eastern Canada 2007 Manulife Financial
AIG Life of Canada 2006-2007 Sales Leadership Award Life Production
Transamerica Award Of Excellence 2005 Outstanding Increase In Life Production
RBC Insurance President’s Award 2003 Top Producer Group Eastern Canada
RBC Insurance President’s Award 2002 Top Producer Group Eastern Canada
Maritime Life Quebec Region 2001 Investment Production Silver Award
RBC Insurance President’s Award for Managing General Agent Greatest Sales increase in Canada 2001
RBC Insurance President’s Award for Managing General Agent Greatest Sales increase in Canada 2000
Maritime Life Quebec Region 2000 Investment Production Silver Award
Maritime Life Quebec Region 1999 Investment Production Silver Award
Maritime Life Quebec Region 1998 Investment Production Silver Award
Maritime Life Quebec Region 1996 Life Production Bronze Award
AIG Life of Canada In Recognition of our Strategic Partnership Your Life….Our Mission
Who We Are
Manuel Smith Life Insurance Agency Ltd.
Founded in 1978 and federally chartered, MSA Financial is a firm in brokerage of financial services and is a registered financial planning firm. MSA Financial is an authorized Managing General Partner (MGA) of numerous large and well known financial institutions, whose products it distributes through licensed independent financial security advisors. MSA Financial has been awarded numerous awards in recognition of the firm’s achievements. MSA Financial is licensed in the province of Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia and is governed by the regulatory bodies of those provinces. MSA Financial is also a member of Chambre De La Sécurité Financière. MSA Financial is located in Montreal, Quebec and offers a wide range of life and health insurance products, savings and retirement plans. MSA financial has been successfully helping financial security advisors and their clients since 1978 years in growing their business, achieving and surpassing their goals. We are one of the largest managing general agencies, our service and strong values have made us well known and respected in the industry.
Meet the MSA Financial Marketing Staff
Vice-President – Sales & Advanced Markets
David graduated from the Molson School of Business with a bachelor of commerce in year 2000.
Vice President of Brokerage Development
Rick started his insurance career with the Prudential Insurance Company of England in the early 1970s.
Senior Vice-President – Business Development
Pauline earned her Financial Planner certification from UQAM, her AVA from the University of Laval and also holds an insurance of person license and a mutual fund license since 1995.
Vice-President – Business Development
Francois started his career in the business in 1995 at AIAPQ. In 2000 Francois obtained an administration certificate from UQAM and in 2001 joined a large brokerage distribution channel as a compliance officer.
Business Development Director
Gérald graduated from the European Academy of Legal Theory with a Master’s Degree in law in 2000. After spending 5 years in Legal and Banking, he joined the insurance industry through the brokerage distribution network in 2005.
Business Development Manager, Living benefits and Life Insurance
Michel began his Life Insurance Career in 1982 with North American Life. In 1986, Michel was promoted to assistant sales manager.