Chief Investment Officer, Sun Life Global Investments

Sadiq Adatia is Chief Investment Officer for Sun Life Global Investments and manages the Sun Life Global Investments Portfolio Management Team. In this role, Sadiq is accountable for bringing clients the best in asset management and innovative solutions from around the world. He leverages his investment expertise to provide investment commentary to clients and media.

Sadiq joined Sun Life Global Investments in July 2011, bringing with him over 15 years of experience in the investment industry. Prior to joining Sun Life Global Investments, he was Chief Investment Officer at Russell Investments, a position he held since 2008. Sadiq was responsible for all domestic and foreign investment funds sold in Canada and was also the portfolio manager for the Canadian equity, dividend and small cap products, as well as balanced portfolios. Prior to that Sadiq was the Business Leader for Investment Consulting for Central Canada at Mercer Investment Consulting.

Sadiq is a member of the annual Up the Down Market Event for Down Syndrome Foundation and the Education and Examination Committee for the Society of Actuaries. Sadiq holds an Honours Bachelor of Mathematics degree in Actuarial Science & Statistics from the University of Waterloo. He is also a CFA Charterholder, a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (Investment Specialty Track), as well as a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.