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Dan Fishbein, M.D.

Dan Fishbein Dan Fishbein

President, Sun Life U.S.

Dan Fishbein is President, Sun Life U.S., a role he has held since 2014. Dan is responsible for the U.S. insurance businesses, which include leading group life, disability, absence management, dental, vision and other voluntary benefits; the largest independent medical stop-loss business in the U.S.; an inforce block of individual life insurance policies; and affiliate business FullscopeRMS.

Dan has overseen major acquisitions and partnerships that have expanded the group insurance business and launched Sun Life into the insurtech landscape to pursue the company’s strategic goals of improving the client experience; simplifying benefits enrollment, understanding and administration; helping members close insurance coverage gaps; and developing solutions for rising healthcare costs.

Dan has more than 25 years of leadership experience in employee benefits and health plan management, and has a strong track record of delivering business growth. His experience includes product development, distribution, business acquisition and integration, and building high-performance teams. Prior to Sun Life, he served as Aetna’s President, Specialty Businesses and held several other senior leadership positions during his 16-year tenure. He previously served in leadership posts at New York Life and MassMutual.

Dan earned a bachelor’s degree and Doctor of Medicine from Boston University. He is a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society and Maine Medical Association. Dan is also a past chair and active board member of Spurwink Services in Portland, Maine, and serves in an advisory capacity on the board of Collective Health, an insurtech start-up based in San Francisco 


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Group insurance policies are underwritten by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (Wellesley Hills, MA) in all states, except New York. In New York group insurance policies are issued by Sun Life and Health Insurance Company (U.S.) (Lansing, MI). Product offerings may not be available in all states and may vary depending on state laws and regulations.

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