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Paul Forestell

Management and Affiliated Director

As President and Chief Executive Officer, Paul oversees the overall business operations and strategic development of Brookfield Annuity. Prior to heading the company’s launch, he worked for one of the world’s leading retirement and pension consultancies, most recently as the head of its Canadian Retirement practice. In that capacity, he played a lead role in several groundbreaking group annuity transactions.

Over the course of more than 25 years of working with pension plans and plan sponsors, Paul has gained exceptional insight into the challenges facing the Canadian pension sector. His experience, combined with the expertise of his colleagues, allows Brookfield Annuity to develop innovative group annuity solutions for the company’s clients.

Paul is regularly asked to comment on pension issues by the media, including the Globe and Mail and the CBC, and was Vice Chair of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries’ Pension Plan Financial Reporting Committee (2002).

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