Canada Life has recruited John Chew into the role of pension and estate planning specialist, reporting to Andrew Tully. John will be working with advisers to help them navigate the broader issues of retirement and estate planning. Most recently, John was commercial director at Fidelity International, responsible for the strategy and business plan for Fidelity Retirement Services. Prior to Fidelity, John worked at Legal and General as product and funds director in the savings business.
Andrew Tully, technical director at Canada Life, said:
“John joins the business at an exciting time as we increasingly focus on the retirement market and look to extend our technical expertise and support for advisers. He brings a wealth of experience from a broad-ranging career with thorough knowledge of pensions, investments, estate planning and the platform market. I’m delighted to have him on the team.”
John Chew, pension and estate planning specialist at Canada Life commented:
“Having recently been working with consulting firms on new products and market entry, this role is the perfect opportunity to use my technical knowledge and experience to help advisers navigate the ever changing regulatory environment.”