Michael Lin

Chief Information Officer, Travelers Canada

Michael Lin is a seasoned executive with more than 25 years of experience leading information technology (IT) for large organizations. He is currently the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and a member of the Senior Leadership Team at Travelers Canada, a property & casualty insurance provider. As CIO, Michael leads the IT function and works with businesses and international partners to develop and deliver technology strategies that support corporate long-term objectives, with a focus on deepening technology and innovation capabilities across the organization.

Previously, Michael was Senior Vice President and CIO for Morneau Shepell, a provider of human resources consulting and outsourcing services. He was responsible for software engineering, infrastructure and technology strategy globally. His mandate encompassed product research and development, cybersecurity and technology innovation, including an AI Center of Excellence.

Prior to joining Morneau Shepell, Michael held several senior leadership positions within the financial, insurance and technology sectors. He holds his BsC in Computer Science from the University of Toronto.