Sun Life Financial Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

2.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Kevin Strain (56 yo)

1.92yrs

Tenure

CA$11,327,619

Compensation

Mr. Kevin David Strain, CPA, CA, has been President and Director at Sun Life Financial Inc. since February 15, 2021 and serves as Chief Executive Officer since August 7, 2021. Mr. Strain serves as a Direct...


CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Kevin Strain's remuneration changed compared to Sun Life Financial's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Sep 30 2022n/an/a

CA$3b

Jun 30 2022n/an/a

CA$4b

Mar 31 2022n/an/a

CA$4b

Dec 31 2021CA$11mCA$863k

CA$4b

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

CA$4b

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

CA$3b

Mar 31 2021n/an/a

CA$3b

Dec 31 2020CA$5mCA$638k

CA$2b

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

CA$2b

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

CA$2b

Mar 31 2020n/an/a

CA$2b

Dec 31 2019CA$3mCA$623k

CA$3b

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

CA$2b

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

CA$2b

Mar 31 2019n/an/a

CA$2b

Dec 31 2018CA$4mCA$600k

CA$3b

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

CA$2b

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

CA$2b

Mar 31 2018n/an/a

CA$2b

Dec 31 2017CA$5mCA$577k

CA$2b

Sep 30 2017n/an/a

CA$3b

Jun 30 2017n/an/a

CA$3b

Mar 31 2017n/an/a

CA$2b

Dec 31 2016CA$3mCA$494k

CA$2b

Compensation vs Market: Kevin's total compensation ($USD8.50M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD7.23M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Kevin's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kevin Strain
President1.92yrsCA$11.33m0.0053%
CA$ 2.1m
Manjit Singh
Executive VP & CFO1.83yrsCA$11.72m0.00017%
CA$ 66.2k
Stephen Peacher
President of SLC Management8.83yrsCA$7.35mno data
Daniel Fishbein
President of Sun Life U.S.8.75yrsCA$4.63m0.00073%
CA$ 284.4k
Jacques Goulet
President of Sun Life Canada5yrsCA$4.80m0.0013%
CA$ 518.2k
Leigh Chalmers
Senior VP and Head of Corporate Finance & Capital Managementno datano datano data
Laura Money
Executive VP2.58yrsno data0.00010%
CA$ 39.0k
Yaniv Bitton
VP, Head of Investor Relations & Capital Markets1.67yrsno datano data
Melissa Kennedy
Executive VP and Chief Legal Officer & Public Affairs7.67yrsno data0.0016%
CA$ 642.8k
Joe Hanlon
Senior MD & Chief Compliance Officer1yrno datano data
Krista Wilson
Director of Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Michael Joyce
Executive Vice President of Salesno datano datano data

2.6yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: SLF's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kevin Strain
President1.92yrsCA$11.33m0.0053%
CA$ 2.1m
Robert Manning
Chairman & Co-CEO of MFS Investment Managementno datano datano data
Michael William Roberge
Chairman of MFS Mclean Budden Limited & Co-CEO of MFS Investment Managementno datano datano data
Scott Powers
Independent Chairman7.25yrsCA$280.00k0.000050%
CA$ 19.5k
M. Harris
Independent Corporate Director9.08yrsCA$280.00k0.0011%
CA$ 448.0k
Barbara Stymiest
Independent Corporate Director10.67yrsCA$280.00k0.00085%
CA$ 331.2k
H. Ho
Independent Corporate Director1.67yrsCA$160.87k0.000040%
CA$ 15.6k
Deepak Chopra
Independent Corporate Director1.67yrsCA$160.87k0.000040%
CA$ 15.6k
Stephanie Coyles
Independent Corporate Director6yrsCA$245.00k0.0022%
CA$ 849.3k
Marie-Lucie Morin
Independent Corporate Director1.08yrsno data0.00020%
CA$ 77.9k
Ashok Gupta
Independent Corporate Director4.67yrsCA$267.89k0.00025%
CA$ 97.4k
Helen Mallovy-Hicks
Independent Corporate Director1.25yrsCA$81.22k0.000070%
CA$ 27.3k

3.3yrs

Average Tenure

62yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: SLF's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).