Leo Grepin was appointed President Asia on 1 January 2020. He is responsible for Sun Life’s life, health and wealth management businesses in seven Asian markets – Philippines, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, India and China – as well as the International High Net Worth Business. Léo is based in Sun Life’s Asia Regional Office in Hong Kong and is a member of the company’s Executive Team.
Leo was previously President ASEAN, for Sun Life Asia. Prior to that, he held the role of Senior Vice-President, Individual Insurance and Wealth (Individual) for Sun Life Financial Canada. In this role, Leo oversaw the creation and distribution of insurance and wealth management products and solutions for the Individual business.
Leo holds 20 years of experience, including 15 years as Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company. At McKinsey, he was a leader of the insurance practice and consulted with many of Sun Life’s senior leaders. He also served executive teams and boards of life and property-casualty insurers, asset managers, institutional investors, and private equity firms. Prior to joining Sun Life Financial, he was on the management team of Bridgewater Associates, a global hedge fund.
Leo holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from McGill University and a Science Masters in Aeronautics and Astronautics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In his spare time, he is a weekend triathlete who enjoys hiking and traveling with his wife and two boys