A Principal in our property and casualty insurance practice, Dane joined Eckler in 2018 and has over 15 years of experience in the insurance industry in Canada and the United Kingdom. Dane has extensive knowledge in the valuation of policy liabilities. He gained this expertise through his ongoing involvement as senior support to appointed actuaries and external reviewer of the work of other appointed actuaries for Canadian property and casualty insurers. Over the years Dane has gained significant expertise in financial forecasts, financial reporting and automobile insurance pricing.

Prior to joining Eckler, Dane worked for a major Canadian insurance company as well as for a major Canadian investment bank specializing in mergers & acquisitions for the financial institutions sector.

Dane graduated from Laval University with a bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science. He is a Fellow of both the Casualty Actuarial Society and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries. He also holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management (Dean’s List and Bregman Scholar).

Areas of Expertise

  • Valuation of policy liabilities
  • Financial Condition Testing
  • IFRS 17 implementation
  • Automobile insurance pricing
  • Financial reporting
  • External peer review

Professional Qualifications

Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Sciences – Laval University
  • Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (FCIA)
  • Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) – Rotman School of Management

Professional Activities

  • Member of the CIA Committee on Continuing Education
  • Member of the CIA Election Committee
  • Served as a member of the CIA Committee on Property & Casualty Insurance Pricing
  • Served on several exam committees for the CAS and SOA


In his spare time, Dane enjoys training for triathlons, learning languages, and listening to music. He has visited over 50 countries.