Mr. Hirji is responsible for the Company’s Enterprise Risk Management framework. This includes all aspects of risk management oversight functions worldwide such as credit, market, and insurance and operational risks.
Prior to his appointment in 2011 as Chief Risk Officer, Mr. Hirji was the Chief Financial Officer for the Canadian Division, a role he held since 2007. Mr. Hirji previously headed Manulife’s Global Asset Liability Management Operations and has also held various financial and actuarial roles in the Corporate, U.S. and Canadian Divisions.
Mr. Hirji holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from University of Waterloo, is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries, the Society of Actuaries, and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.