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About OMERS

Founded in 1962, OMERS is one of Canada's largest defined benefit pension plans, with $109 billion in net assets (as at December 31, 2019).

With employees in our offices in Toronto, London, New York, Amsterdam, Luxembourg, Singapore, Sydney and other major cities across North America and Europe, OMERS invests and administers pensions for over half a million active, deferred and retired employees of 1,000 municipalities, school boards, libraries, police and fire departments, and other local agencies in communities across Ontario.

OMERS Strategy

Our strategy sets out a five-year roadmap to advance OMERS toward our vision of being a leading model for defined benefit pension plan sustainability.

Learn more about our strategy and long-term aspirations

Leadership

OMERS leadership team has the depth and breadth of experience to guide a growing and evolving organization, managing prudently for today while building for tomorrow.

Meet the OMERS Administration Corporation Leadership Team

Meet the OMERS Sponsors Corporation Leadership Team

Governance

OMERS two Boards work together, closely and collaboratively, to meet a singular goal: the delivery of secure benefits that address the needs of both members and employers.

Meet the OMERS Administration Corporation Board of Directors

Meet the OMERS Sponsors Corporation Board of Directors

Sustainable Investing

OMERS believes that the consideration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors is consistent with our objective to meet long-term payment obligations to members.

Sustainable Investing

OMERS story

In 1968, the OMERS Annual Report, set out that to be successful, we "...must be financially sound, provide efficient and helpful service to members, be aware of the constant demand for change and improvement and be responsive to the needs of members."

Experience highlights from our history