NU Online News Service, June 3, 2004, 5:39 p.m. EDT – The U.S. division of Sun Life Financial Inc., Toronto, has hired a group insurance executive.[@@]

The division has hired James O’Leary to be the group insurance division’s director of market development.

O’Leary previously managed the Mid-Atlantic region for UnumProvident Corp., Chattanooga, Tenn., and also has managed UnumProvident’s Boston office. He has a bachelor’s degree from Boston College and a master’s degree in business from Babson College.