Corporate Sustainability

Sustainability committee

Our firm proactively seeks ways to become more sustainable across all facets of our organization, and to help us accomplish this we established the Sun Life Global Investments (SLGI) Sustainability Committee.

 

Primary goals

Strategic planning

 

Set Sun Life Global Investment’s strategic direction related to sustainability and ESG

Embedding sustainability

 

Prioritize key sustainability initiatives across Sun Life Global Investments

 

Intensifying our voice

 

Oversee external sustainability communication strategies and market positioning

Accountability

 

Track the success of initiatives over time

 

Influencing change

 

Determine our active engagement model

Transparency

 

Manage reporting to industry-related advocacy groups

Committee members

The Sustainability Committee is comprised of senior leaders from a variety of departments across Sun Life Global Investments, as well as other areas of Sun Life, providing diversity of perspectives and expertise.

  • Oricia Smith, President of SLGI and Chair of the SLGI Sustainability Committee
  • Adelina Romanelli, Manager, Investment Research, Sun Life Global Investments
  • Anne Meloche, Head of Institutional Business, Sun Life Global Investments
  • Carolyn Leering, AVP, HR Business Partner, Sun Life Canada Human Resources
  • Deanne Harington, Head of Marketing, Sun Life Global Investments
  • Joseph Peter, VP, Operational Risk Management, Operations, Sun Life Canada
  • Kathrin Forrest, VP, Portfolio Manager, SLGI Asset Management Inc.
  • Matt Stern, AVP, Product Development, Sun Life Global Investments
  • Sandra Aldeguer, Sr. Director, Sales and IIC Operations, International Investment Centre

Industry engagement

Sun Life, its subsidiaries and the SLGI Sustainability Committee participate in a number of industry activities in sustainability and sustainable investing as signatory, member, or expert contributor on select topics.  

CROSS INDUSTRY

ENVIRONMENT FOCUSED

SOCIAL FOCUSED

GOVERNANCE FOCUSED

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SLGI Asset Management Inc. is the investment manager of the Sun Life Mutual Funds, Sun Life Granite Managed Solutions and Sun Life Private Investment Pools.

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