Brent Simmons, FSA, FCIA
Senior Managing Director, Defined Benefit Solutions
Brent leads Sun Life Financial’s Defined Benefit Solutions team, which helps some of Canada’s largest employers manage the risks in their defined benefit pension plans with innovative, customized solutions that address the specific challenges of each plan sponsor.
With over 20 years of experience in the pension and insurance industry, Brent uses his unique blend of pension and life insurance actuarial knowledge to translate defined benefit pension problems into life insurance and investment solutions for plan sponsors. His experience includes liability driven investing (LDI), buy-out annuities, buy-in annuities, longevity insurance, and de-risking defined benefit pension plans.
Insights from Brent
Custom liability driven investing – have your cake and eat it too
Why custom liability driven investing may provide better yields and lower risk