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Years of operation

1865: Charter received
1871: Commenced business

Canadian head office location

Waterloo, Ontario

Number of employees in Canada

10,720 employees (at December 31, 2018)

3,610 Sun Life advisors (at December 31, 2018)

Have a question about our business or the financial services industry in general? Sun Life has experts available for interviews and to provide perspective on any industry topic.

Canadian leaders

Robert Dumas
President and Chief Executive Officer

Interview topics include: Sun Life Canada's strategy in Quebec, risk management and financial strategies in retirement services

Robert Dumas joined Sun Life in 2012. He is responsible for driving accelerated growth in the company's businesses in Quebec. Robert also oversees activities supporting the company's involvement in the community.

Group Retirement Services

Eric Monteiro
Senior Vice-President, Group Retirement Services

Interview topics include: Pensions, Pooled Registered Pension Plans, group retirement savings, workplace pension plans and pension reform

Eric Monteiro is Senior Vice-President, Group Retirement Services (GRS), Sun Life Canada. In this role, Eric oversees Canada’s largest provider of defined contribution pension arrangements, covering over 1 million Canadians.

Sun Life Health

Dave Jones
President, Sun Life Health

Interview topics include: trends in group benefits, digital health innovation, disability, total benefits and savings, and physical and mental health and wellness

In this role, Dave oversees Sun Life’s Group Benefits and Lumino Health businesses. He is responsible for ensuring Sun Life delivers innovative health solutions to Clients and Canadians, helping empower them to live their healthiest lives.