Perry is one of 13 members of the ACPM board of directors and represents the Atlantic region, including New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador.
She will be a member of the board for a three-year term, alongside her current role as senior client relationship manager for the Atlantic region at Northern Trust.
Perry has more than 30 years of experience in the investment industry. She joined Northern Trust earlier in 2017, based in Halifax, and is also a member and past president of the Chartered Financial Analyst Society Atlantic Canada.
Michel Jalbert, chair of the ACPM board of directors, said: “We are pleased to welcome Andrea Perry to our board, which represents the ACPM membership and helps to guide the development of policies in support of an effective and sustainable Canadian retirement income system.”
He added: “Andrea Perry’s experience and extensive relationships in Canada’s retirement industry will be a tremendous asset as we enlist the talent and resources of our national volunteer member base to advocate on behalf of Canadian plan sponsors, administrators and their service providers.”