Great-West Lifeco, Inc.

Great-West Lifeco, Inc.

Sector: Life Insurance Region: Canada

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Similar to: Old Mutual Plc

Great-West Lifeco, Inc. is an international financial services holding company, with interests in life insurance, health insurance, asset management, investment and retirement savings and reinsurance businesses. It has operations in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia through The Great-West Life Assurance Co., London Life Insurance Co., The Canada Life Assurance Co., Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Co., and Putnam Investments LLC. Great-West Lifeco was founded on November 8, 1979 and is headquartered in Winnipeg, Canada.

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Great-West Life: Building Stronger Communities Together

In 2010, we donated $11.7 million to non-profit, charitable and community projects across Canada. The video was developed for our Annual Meeting to showcase our impact as an Imagine Caring Company in communities across Canada. It was then shared with leaders and staff in our main locations, and posted on our websites.

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Great-West Life: Building Stronger Communities Together

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Paul A. Mahon, President and Chief Executive Officer
Title ♦ President and Chief Executive Officer (2013) Great-West Lifeco
Great-West Life, London Life, Canada Life
Business Career
♦ President and Chief Operating Officer, Canada Great-West Lifeco (2011)
Great-West Life, London Life, Canada Life (2008)
♦ Executive Vice-President, Individual Distribution and Corporate Strategy (2005)
♦ Senior Vice-President, Strategic Planning for Canada and International (2003)
♦ Senior Vice-President, Group Strategy and Financial Management (2000)
♦ Senior Vice-President Distribution Planning & Operations
♦ Joined Great-West Life in 1986 as an Employee Benefits Specialist and held various Group and Individual management roles from 1988 to 1997
♦ Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation (1992)
♦ Bachelor of Commerce (Honors), University of Manitoba (1986)
♦ Member, Canadian Council of Chief Executives
♦ Board Member, Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA)
♦ Board Member, CancerCare Manitoba Foundation
♦ Board Member, Misericordia Health Centre Foundation
♦ United Way Resource Development Standing Committee
R. Jeffrey Orr, Chairman
♦ Chairman of the Board (May 2013)
Great-West Lifeco; Great-West Life; London Life; Canada Life, Putnam Investments
Business Career
♦ President & Chief Executive Officer, Power Financial Corporation (2005-Present)
♦ President & Chief Executive Officer, IGM Financial Inc. (2001-2005)
♦ Bachelor of Arts - Honours Business Administration Richard Ivey School of Business, London, Ontario
♦ Board of Directors: Power Financial Corporation, Power Corporation of Canada
♦ Chairman: IGM Financial, Investors Group, Mackenzie Financial
Arshil Jamal, President and Chief Operating Officer, Europe
♦President and Chief Operating Officer, Europe (2011) Great-West Lifeco, Great-West Life, London Life, Canada Life, Canada Life Financial Corporation, Crown Life
♦President and Chief Operating Officer (2011) Canada Life Capital Corporation
Business Career
♦Executive Vice-President and Chief Actuary (2009) Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life
♦Executive Vice-President, Capital Management (2009) Great-West Lifeco
♦Senior Vice-President, Chief Actuary/Capital Management (2008)
♦Senior Vice-President, Capital Management (2003)
At Canada Life
♦Vice-President, Corporate Actuarial (2002)
♦Vice-President, Asset Liability Management (1999)
♦Actuary, Demutualization (1998)
Prior experience in Canada’s insurance sector
♦Reinsurance Actuarial Officer (1996)
♦Assistant Actuary (1995) ♦ Actuarial Assistant (1990)
♦Masters of Business Administration, The Richard Ivey School of Business, Univ. of Western Ontario (1999)
♦Bachelor of Science, University of Toronto (1990)
♦Fellow, Society of Actuaries (FSA)
♦Fellow, Canadian Institute of Actuaries (FCIA)
♦Member, American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA)

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