Greg Gillis

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Gillis at work, circa 2013

Gregory Charles "Greg" Gillis (born 14 May 1959) is a Canadian actuary residing in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Early life

Gillis' mother was Marian Gillis, and his father was George Gillis. His grandfather was Alex Currie.

Professional life

On 9 May 1988 he was admitted as a fellow of the Society of Actuaries.

Gillis is a CFA Charterholder, as well as a qualified pension actuary. He joined Lawton Partners in 2004.

Prior to joining Lawton Partners in 2004, Gillis was a vice president with a global actuarial and benefits consulting firm, where he provided pension, actuarial, and investment services to individuals as well as businesses and organizations of all sizes.

As a lifelong Winnipegger, Gillis is committed to the economic and cultural success of the city. Over the years, he has served in various roles with the United Way, CNIB, and on a number of pension and investment committees of Winnipeg-based organizations.

Personal life

In about 1992, he married Margaret Dowler Redmond. Margaret was a lawyer with the Winnipeg Grain Commission, and as of 2019 is the President and CEO of the [Assiniboine Park Conservancy](, a not-for-profit organization responsible for the operation of Winnipeg's historic Assiniboine Park and Zoo.

Together they adopted two daughters:

According to his professional biography, as of 2018 Gillis and his wife "are raising two active daughters. As a family, they enjoy travelling and spending time at the lake. Greg also finds time to pursue hobbies including woodworking, sailing, and ultimate frisbee."


Canadian Insurance Course

Canadian Securities Course

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

Fellow, Canadian Institute of Actuaries (FCIA)

Fellow, Society of Actuaries (FSA)

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

Professional memberships


CFA Institute

Winnipeg Society of Financial Analysts

Canadian Institute of Actuaries

Society of Actuaries