The U.S. business group of Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE: SLF, TSX: SLF) today announced the appointment of Alex Dumont as Assistant Vice President, Product Development. Dumont will oversee the management and enhancements for Sun Life’s Group Life and Disability product suite, which includes both employer-paid and employee-paid (voluntary) offerings. “I’m pleased to welcome Alex back to Sun Life. Her deep product expertise and experience in employee benefits makes her the ideal candidate to lead our product initiatives,” said Scott Beliveau, Sun Life’s Vice President of Group Insurance. “She will drive the strategic planning process for our Group Life and Disability products to help Sun Life capitalize on the most profitable growth opportunities, maintain our competitive advantage, and demonstrate our product value story.” Dumont previously served as Assistant Vice President, Product Marketing at Standard Insurance Company in Portland, Oregon, responsible for the Insurance Services Group product suite, including traditional and voluntary disability, life, AD&D, dental and vision. Prior to that role, Dumont held various product management leadership roles during her previous six-year tenure with Sun Life, including Assistant Vice President, Product Management for Individual Solutions, Voluntary & Employee Benefits. She also has experience in underwriting and distribution from prior roles at Unum, CNA Financial, and The Hartford. About Sun Life Financial Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth accumulation products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Sun Life Financial and its partners today have operations in key markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Bermuda. Sun Life Financial Inc., the holding company for the Sun Life Financial group of companies, is a public company. It is not an insurance company and does not offer insurance products for sale in the United States or elsewhere, and does not guarantee the obligations of its insurance company subsidiaries. Sun Life Financial Inc. trades on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE), and Philippine (PSE) stock exchanges under the ticker symbol SLF.