Revell, James (Jim) T

Board Chair
Health PEI
Health PEI Board

Jim is the Chief Executive Officer of the Insurance Company of Prince Edward Island (ICPEI). In 1993 he joined the board of directors of ICPEI and in 1996 joined the company where he assumed increasing responsibilities as vice president and general counsel to the firm and subsequently added the role of vice president of operations in 2002. Jim also oversees the operations of Echelon Insurance in the Maritimes.

A graduate of the University of P.E.I. (1982) and Dalhousie University Law School (1985), prior to joining ICPEI Jim practiced law and was a partner in a Charlottetown law firm. In addition Jim has a number of private company interests outside of P.E.I. in real estate and transportation. 

He has served in local organizations such as Four Neighborhoods Community Medical Centre, and Parkdale Sherwood HeadStart as well as a number of sports and charitable organizations.

Jim was a director on the Health PEI Board for 8 years until March 2018 where he served on the Audit, Nomination and Executive committees of the Board.  He was appointed as Health PEI Board Trustee in June 2018 and subsequently appointed as Health PEI Board Chair in October 2018.  Jim’s family has a long association with health care as his grandmother, Mary, was a long time Head Nurse at Hillsborough Hospital and his father, Joe Revell, was Chair of the Charlottetown Hospital Board of Directors and Vice Chair of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Board of Directors.

A member of the P.E.I. Law Society and Canadian Bar Association, he resides in West Covehead with his wife Margaret.

Contact Information

16 Garfield Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8
2nd Floor
(902) 368-4637
(902) 368-4969