Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer

Katherine (Kathy) Cunningham is Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer for Sun Life Financial. In this role, Kathy is focused on accelerating the growth and momentum of Sun Life Financial’s Canadian business groups.

Kathy joined Sun Life Financial as Senior Vice-President and Chief Auditor in October 2014 where she was responsible for the company’s global Internal Audit team, assisting management in continually improving Sun Life’s risk management and control environment.

Kathy was formerly a partner at KPMG where she held a variety of leadership roles including a partner within the firm’s Financial Services practice, a member of the Board of Directors and National Leader for Communications and Media.

In 2017, Kathy was recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women by Women’s Executive Network. Kathy currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Macaulay Child Development Centre in Toronto. She is a Chartered Professional Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University.