President-elect's Biography

John Dark

John L. Dark

John L. Dark is the 2017–2018 President-elect of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries. He will become its President in June 2018.

He has been a practicing actuary since 1979.

A CIA volunteer since 1980, Mr. Dark most recently served two terms on the Board as Secretary-Treasurer. Prior to that, he served as chair of the Eligibility and Education Council, as a member of the Member Services Council, and volunteered for over 25 task force, subcommittee, or committee assignments.

Mr. Dark has been with Co-operators Life Insurance since 1994. He worked at the Crown Life Insurance Company from 1979 to 1994. Mr. Dark holds a bachelor of mathematics from the University of Waterloo computer science and actuarial science honours co-op program.