Sun Life Global Investments names new president

Sun Life Global Investments Canada Inc. has named Jordy Chilcott president and senior vice-president of investment solutions.

In the new role, he’s oversee the firm and focus on investment performance and driving positive client outcomes, according to a press release.

“I’ve always believed the asset management business is, at its core, a people business,” said Chilcott, in the release. “It’s about combining sound investment principles with the power of timely, relevant advice that our clients can benefit from. I’m very excited to be leading SLGI as we help Canadians pursue their financial goals.”

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Chilcott joined SLGI in 2017 as the head of investment distribution. Before that, he was Scotiabank’s senior vice-president of global asset management and the president and chief executive officer of Dynamic Funds. He also previously held senior roles at Standard Life Mutual Funds and Investors Group.

“Jordy has been integral to SLGI’s success since he joined Sun Life,” said Jacques Goulet, president of Sun Life Financial Canada. “His breadth of experience, client-centric approach and track record of leading high-performing teams make him a great fit to lead the business.”

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