New Opportunities and Achievements

Career developments

Jean-François Blais, president of Intact Insurance, has been elected chair of the board of governors of the Insurance Institute of Canada.

Monique Maynard has been appointed president, Québec Affairs for Great-West Life, London Life, and Canada Life.

Rino D’Onofrio has been elected chair of the LL Global board of directors for 2017.

Actuaries in the media

The Financial Post quotes CIA members Bradley Baker and Neil Duffy in an article on Canada Bank Note’s recent decision to insure against longevity risk for its pension plan.

Robert Brown presents his case for an expanded Canada Pension Plan in The Hill Times. The article also appeared in Business in Vancouver, the Lethbridge Herald, and The Province. The Hill Times wrote a rebuttal to Mr. Brown’s article.


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