May 06, 2015

Sun Life Financial announces election of directors

TORONTO, May 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) announced that the 11 nominees listed in the management information circular dated March 16, 2015 were elected as directors of Sun Life Financial. The detailed results of the vote held at its annual meeting of common shareholders today in Toronto are set out below.

Nominee

Votes For

% For

Votes Withheld

% Withheld

William D. Anderson

257,701,013

99.2

2,181,724

0.8

John H. Clappison

258,982,417

99.7

900,320

0.3

Dean A. Connor

258,926,012

99.6

956,725

0.4

Martin J. G. Glynn

258,942,286

99.6

940,451

0.4

M. Marianne Harris

259,176,117

99.7

706,620

0.3

Krystyna T. Hoeg

258,399,374

99.4

1,483,363

0.6

Sara G. Lewis

257,130,170

98.9

2,752,567

1.1

Réal Raymond

258,514,051

99.5

1,368,686

0.5

Hugh D. Segal, CM

258,907,834

99.6

974,903

0.4

Barbara G. Stymiest

259,072,991

99.7

809,746

0.3

James H. Sutcliffe

256,305,736

98.6

3,577,001

1.4


About Sun Life Financial
Celebrating 150 years in 2015, Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Sun Life Financial and its partners have operations in a number of markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Bermuda. As of March 31, 2015 the Sun Life Financial group of companies had total assets under management of $813 billion. For more information please visit www.sunlife.com.

Sun Life Financial Inc. trades on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE) and Philippine (PSE) stock exchanges under the ticker symbol SLF.

Note to Editors: All figures in Canadian dollars.

SOURCE Sun Life Financial Inc. - Financial News

Media Relations Contact: Frank Switzer, Vice-President, Corporate Communications, Tel: 416-979-4086, frank.switzer@sunlife.com; Investor Relations Contact: Greg Dilworth, Vice-President, Investor Relations, Tel: 416-979-4198, investor.relations@sunlife.com