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Kerry Reinke
Chief Risk Officer, Canadian Division & Group Head, Enterprise Risk at Manulife Canada and Manulife Bank


Kerry Reinke is Chief Risk Officer, Manulife Canada and Manulife Bank. 

In this role, Kerry as Chief Risk Officer, Canadian Division, he is accountable for the oversight of all risks, regardless of source, including enterprise, market, insurance, credit and operational risks.  He is also responsible for developing and maintaining the Company’s Global Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) framework at industry best practice levels and ensuring it meets all stakeholder needs. 

Key areas of focus include risk governance, risk appetite, stress testing, recovery planning, Own Risk and Solvency Assessment, risk reporting, risk technology, CRO communications and awareness, and regulatory liaison.

Prior to joining Manulife, Kerry was the Chief Risk Officer of Home Capital Group, Canada’s largest independent Trust Company. 

In that role, Kerry was responsible for the effective oversight of all risks including credit, market and operational, was member of the Executive committee and reported directly to the CEO and Board. While at Home Trust, he designed and implemented their Enterprise Risk Management, market risk, credit risk and operational risk functions including establishing the related risk appetite frameworks and underlying analytics.

Before joining industry, Kerry gained over ten years of experience in the banking and insurance sectors at Deloitte & Touche LLP in their Global Risk and Capital Management Practice where he led a number of complex banking and insurance engagements in North America, Europe and Asia.

He holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting/Finance from Saint Mary’s University of Halifax, NS and is a Charter Professional Accountant/Chartered Accountant from the Ontario Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Agenda Sessions

  • CRO Panel: Recession readiness


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