Leadership team

The expert team working to ensure that your pension remains stable and secure

CAAT's leadership

To remain on track and focused on our goals, the Plan relies on the leadership of an accomplished team of professionals. With a mix of industry experience, education, and a commitment to our long-term objectives, we have a team with a wealth of expertise to meet future challenges.


Leadership team

Derek W. Dobson

Since joining as CEO in April 2009, Derek has applied his expertise in funding, risk management, strategic planning, governance, and stakeholder relations to strengthen the CAAT Plan, and more...

Kevin Rorwick

Kevin is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA), with more than 25 years of experience in the financial services sector and a strong background in investment operations and risk management. He...

Julie Giraldi

Julie Giraldi is an accomplished and dynamic senior executive with a career dedicated to positively transforming organizational cultures. As the Chief Human Resources Officer at CAAT Pension Plan, she...

Evan Howard

Evan and his team are responsible for pension policy development, public affairs, and pension regulatory compliance at CAAT. He brings over 20 years of experience in the area of pension and benefits...

Marnie Niemi Hood

Marnie brings over 25 years of pension and benefits experience, and has a well-earned reputation for finding solutions that work for employers and members. She currently leads growth initiatives as...

Andrew Whale

Andrew brings over 10 years of experience in DB pension sustainability and risk management from both consulting and life insurance industries. As Director, Funding and Risk Management, he is...

Asif Haque

Asif brings over 25 years of experience in finance and investments to the CAAT Pension Plan. As CIO, Asif leads CAAT’s investment team in managing a portfolio designed to generate sufficient long-term...

Tom Iannucci

Tom is responsible for governance and strategy at the CAAT Pension Plan. He joins CAAT from Cortex Applied Research Inc., where he served as President and a Senior Consultant. He has over 25 years of...

Michael Dawson

Michael is an energic finance leader with a strong focus on the transformative role of technology. As Chief Financial Officer of the CAAT Pension Plan, Michael is responsible for overseeing investment...

Russell Evans

Russell is an accomplished communication and marketing leader. Since joining CAAT Pension Plan, one of Canada's fastest growing and most sustainable defined benefit (DB) pension plans, he's led the...

Randy Haug

Randy brings over 20 years of leadership experience in IT managed services, IT consulting, financial services and telecommunications to his role at the CAAT Pension Plan. He is responsible for...

Angela Goodchild

Angela brings over 30 years of experience in pension administration. With CAAT since 2013, Angela is responsible for the Service Delivery and Quality Assurance teams, ensuring delivery of exemplary...