Idan Shlesinger is President, Retirement Solutions and Executive Vice President, Morneau Shepell. In this role, Idan provides leadership and guidance for Morneau Shepell’s Retirement Solutions business as well as Morneau Shepell Asset and Risk Management. Idan joined Morneau Shepell in 2007 as a senior consulting actuary. Since then he has played various roles, most recently as the leader of Morneau Shepell’s DC Pensions and Savings business, in which he oversaw Morneau Shepell’s growth as a major provider of DC pension services.
Idan has more than 20 years of experience providing advisory services to corporate and public sector organizations, encompassing pension program design, funding, and strategic direction, in both defined benefit and CAP spheres. He has a passion for creative problem solving and innovation in the pension and retirement savings space, and has been a frequent speaker and writer on the topic.
Idan grew up in South Africa and commenced his actuarial studies at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. He immigrated to Canada in 1994 and completed his studies at the University of Toronto. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and of the Society of Actuaries.