Sun Life Trustee Company Limited (“SL Trustee”) today announced the appointment of Billy Wong as Director and Chief Executive Officer. As the new CEO, Wong succeeds Nigel Hazell, who will remain as Non-Executive Chairman and Director of Sun Life Trustee.
In his new role, Wong has overall management responsibility for SL Trustee with respect to MPF and ORSO Schemes, and will strategically lead and achieve business growth in line with business objectives while maintaining strong corporate governance values and adherence to regulatory requirements.
Wong joined BestServe Financial Limited (“BestServe”) as Vice-President, Institutional Business Development in November 2008. BestServe provides pension administration services to more than 630,000 members. Prior to joining BestServe, Wong was at Watson Wyatt as Principal Consulting Actuary in Retirement Benefits Practice with extensive retirement schemes consulting experience involving key Hong Kong institutional employers.
Wong graduated from the University of Hong Kong in Actuarial Science. He is a Fellow of Society of Actuaries and a Chartered Financial Analyst.
About Sun Life Trustee Company Limited
Sun Life Trustee Company Limited is an approved MPF trustee and provides trustee services with respect to approved MPF and ORSO retirement schemes. Sun Life Trustee is a member of Sun Life Financial group of companies.
About Sun Life Financial
Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth accumulation products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Chartered in 1865, Sun Life Financial and its partners today have operations in key markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China and Bermuda. As of December 31, 2010, the Sun Life Financial group of companies had total assets under management of CAD$464 billion (approximately HK$3618 billion). Sun Life Financial Inc. trades on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE) and Philippine (PSE) stock exchanges under ticker symbol SLF.
In Hong Kong, Sun Life Financial has a distribution network of 2,400 consultants and distributors and approximately 400,000 customers. It has received numerous awards including Superbrands 2006-10 and the Caring Company Award for the ninth consecutive year (2002-2010).