Derek is a seasoned leader with more than 30 years of experience in the pension and retirement industry. Currently the CEO and Plan Manager of one of Canada’s most sustainable and highest-performing pension plans, Derek is steering CAAT on a transformative journey of innovation and growth, bringing valuable defined benefit pension plans to workplaces of all sectors. He is a featured speaker at international pension and leadership conferences, and a contributing expert to Talent Canada, HR Professional, Globe and Mail, Association of Canadian Pension Management, Plans & Trusts, Benefits Canada, and Canadian HR Reporter.