Robert Badun has more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, most recently as Executive Vice-President, Investments at AGF investments. Before joining AGF in 2006, he was Chair, President and Chief Executive Officer of Highstreet Asset Management. Prior to that, he spent more than 10 years at London Life Insurance in roles of increasing responsibility.

In addition to joining Equitable Life of Canada's Board of Directors in 2012, Robert was recently appointed to the Stratford Festival's Board of Directors. He has also served on a number of other boards over the years, including the Portfolio Management Association of Canada and Robarts Research Institute.  

Robert holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Calgary and a Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Western Ontario.