David is Vice President and Corporate Secretary of HSB BI&I, responsible for Underwriting and Reinsurance Risk Management.
Mr. Pivato joined HSB BI&I in August of 1991 as a Claims Adjuster in the Head Office. Following nearly five years in Claims, Mr. Pivato joined the Toronto Branch Marketing team. In 1998, Mr. Pivato assumed the position of Underwriter in the Head Office Underwriting Department and held positions of increasing responsibility over the years, becoming Director of Underwriting responsible for HSB BI&I’s underwriting and reinsurance risk management program in 2010. The Board of Directors appointed Mr. Pivato Assistant Vice President of Underwriting in 2011, Vice President in 2014, Vice President and Assistant Corporate Secretary in 2017 and Vice President and Corporate Secretary in 2018.
Mr. Pivato is an involved member of the HSB Group Global Underwriting Committee, the Canadian Boiler and Machinery Underwriters Association (CBMUA) and the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC). Mr. Pivato is a Professional Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto. He is a Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional (FCIP) and holds a Canadian Risk Management designation.