Matt Gilligan

SLPC 27317 3/16 (exp. 2/18)

President, Disability RMS, Sun Life Financial U.S.

Matt Gilligan

Matt Gilligan is President, Disability RMS, which is the leader in partnering with other insurers to offer disability products in the U.S. and a dedicated business unit of Sun Life Financial U.S.  Matt is responsible for the overall management of Disability RMS. He joined Sun Life as part of its acquisition of Assurant Employee Benefits in early 2016.

With over 25 years of experience in the disability insurance industry, Matt’s leadership has enabled the growth and success of Disability RMS’s turnkey disability risk management products and services. Prior to joining Disability RMS in 2003, Matt held a variety of leadership positions at Unum in claims management, underwriting, product development, and sales.

Matt earned an undergraduate degree from Bates College and an MBA from the Whittemore School of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire.