FIRST Canada introduces Karl Hamaoui, dedicated relationship manager and trainer

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FIRST Canada introduces Karl Hamaoui, dedicated relationship manager and trainer

FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada (FIRST Canada), the industry leader in payment solutions, is pleased to introduce Karl Hamaoui as a dedicated relationship manager and trainer.

The FIRST Canada sales team is expanding once again to further service their broker partners. Hamaoui brings nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, with three years specifically in the premium finance business. Based in Montreal, he joins the growing team in the Quebec and the Atlantic Provinces and brings extensive industry knowledge and a passion for customer satisfaction. His previous experience and client-focused approach make him a welcomed addition to the FIRST Canada team and a valuable resource for your brokerage.




FIRST Canada introduces Karl Hamaoui, dedicated relationship manager and trainer“I’m excited to join the FIRST Canada team,” said Hamaoui. “I’m looking forward to the opportunity to build on my experience in the insurance payments space and to help brokers grow their business with FIRST Canada’s payment solution offering.”




He will be working alongside Alex Subirana and will be supported by your current sales and support team of Khansa Mokaddem and Arnaud Chailloux and Regional President Eric Bissonnette.

“We are thrilled to welcome Karl to the team and further expand our support in this region,” said Bissonnette. “His main focus will be on broker support and education, and I’m confident that his previous industry experience will be a great benefit to our broker partners.”

FIRST Canada is pleased to announce the addition of this knowledgeable team member and further their investment and commitment to our valued broker partners. The entire team is looking forward to continuing to help you profitably grow your business.


About FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada

FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada (FIRST Canada) provides the Canadian Insurance Market with comprehensive payment solutions. Brokers, MGAs, and carriers can partner with FIRST Canada and expand their offering to provide more value, choice, and convenience for all their clients. The combined strength of FIRST Canada’s dedicated team, evolved offering, and innovative platform positions its partners to meet the demanding future of the Canadian Insurance landscape armed with market-leading solutions for success. FIRST Canada is part of Wintrust (Nasdaq: WTFC) a financial services company with more than $45 billion in assets and a part of the largest premium finance companies in North America. Follow FIRST Canada on LinkedIn and Twitter. For more about the company, visit


For more information, please contact:

Eric Bissonnette
Regional President, Eastern Canada & Sales Analytics
FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada
514 688 8252