Dave Pelletier retired in 2010, following a 38-year career in insurance, reinsurance, and consulting.  Immediately prior to retirement, Dave was Executive Vice President of RGA Reinsurance Company, having previously served as President and CEO of RGA Life Reinsurance Company of Canada. He had also worked for a major consulting firm, managing offices in Canada and around the world.

In addition to joining Equitable Life of Canada’s Board of Directors in 2010, Dave serves on the Boards of the Global Risk Institute in Financial Services and RGA Life Reinsurance Company of Canada. In retirement, he chaired both the (Canadian) Actuarial Standards Board and the Actuarial Standards Committee of the International Actuarial Association, as well as serving as an advisor to South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service and subsequently to Samsung Life Insurance Co., Ltd. He co-chairs McGill University’s Science Faculty Advisory Board and chairs the International Relations Council of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

Dave is a Past President of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and a Past Chair of the Canadian Reinsurance Conference. He has spoken at conferences and seminars in over 25 countries on five continents, in four languages.