Mr. Stephen C. Peacher, CFA, is a President-Sun Life Investment Management at Sun Life Financial, Inc., a Chief Investment Officer & Executive VP at Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada, a President at Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (Investment Portfolio) and a Member at The Boston Security Analysts Society, Inc. He is on the Board of Directors at New England Aquarium Corp. He joined Sun Life in 2009 and has more than three decades of investment management and credit experience in North American and international markets. This includes extensive experience managing teams, portfolios and research across a wide range of assets and strategies, including public and private asset classes, derivative markets and liability-driven investing.
Prior to joining Sun Capital Advisers, his portfolio of work includes Head of Fixed Income and Liquidity Strategies at Columbia Management and over 15 years at Putnam Investments where he rose to Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of the Credit Team. Earlier in his career, Mr. Peacher spent time in the investment banking division at Dean Witter Reynolds (now part of Morgan Stanley).
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Virginia. He is a member of the Boston CFA society.