Ontario Teachers’ appoints new board member

The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan is appointing Cindy Forbes to its board, effective immediately.

Currently, Forbes is global chief analytics officer at Manulife Financial Corp. and held an interim role as its global chief marketing officer for the past 10 months. She also spent six years as the company’s chief actuary. In addition, during more than 35 years at Manulife, she’s held many senior finance positions.

Forbes is also the chairperson on the board of governors at the University of Waterloo and is a fellow of both the Society of Actuaries and Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

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