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Kevin McCreadie

Janet McLellan
FSEAP Toronto

FSEAP Toronto is pleased to announce the appointment of Janet McLellan as President. Janet succeeds Keith Harding who recently retired. In this role, Janet will provide strategic direction and leadership to FSEAP Toronto.

Janet brings more than 25 years of leadership experience to FSEAP, having held senior operations, marketing management and business development positions across multiple industries. She has a history of building strategic partnerships and broader business relationships and maximizing an organizations’ growth potential. Janet will maintain focus on FSEAP’s well-established Employee Assistance Program (EAP) as well as a growing number of related organizational health services.



Greg Bambury has joined Medavie as vice-president, HR. He previously worked for Towers Watson and has more than 25 years of experience.

Pat Chiefalo, formerly director of exchange-traded fund research and strategy with National Bank Financial, has joined BlackRock Canada as managing director, head of product of iShares Canada.

Alex Dameski has joined Northern Trust Canada as senior vice-president and head of relationship management. And Matt Mayer, who was formerly senior product manager, cross-border pooling and tax-transparent contractual fund products, with Northern Trust, has been promoted to chief administrative officer.

With more than 17 years of legal experience, Jeff Davis is now general counsel, corporate secretary and senior vice-president, corporate affairs, for the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan. He has served as general counsel since June.

CIBC’s board of directors has chosen Victor Dodig, senior executive vice-president and group head, wealth management, as the bank’s next president and CEO. He succeeds Gerry McCaughey, who will retire on Sept. 15.

Christian Dubé has left politics to join the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec as executive vice- president, Quebec. He was a member of the province’s National Assembly.

Standard Life has appointed Eric Nauss as associate vice-president, product development, group insurance. He has more than 10 years of experience as a health and benefits senior consultant.

Jason R. Stefanelli has joined Cambridge Associates as director, pensions and global business development, responsible for the firm’s business development and market research in Canada.

Reg Swamy is now senior vice-president, actuarial services, plan policy and HR, with OPTrust. He has more than 25 years of experience in pension administration, wealth management, HR and strategic leadership.

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