• About Us

Established in 2001, Abacus Group is a Northern Ontario based business providing small to large businesses with employee benefits programs and business insurance plans. We also help individuals plan for their future with custom tailored personal retirement plans and insurance plans.


The team at Abacus Group is well-appointed to assist your human resources department with the evaluation or design of an existing or new employee benefits package. Our outstanding reputation with a wide variety of insurance providers makes available to us a wealth of product to evaluate, thereby offering only the best solutions that suits your needs.


Services bilingues.

Meet our Team

Peter G. Guénard, CFP, CHS, GBA, EPC


Peter has over 30 years of direct experience in the insurance, investment, corporate benefits, and pension industry. He is constantly upgrading his knowledge of changes in both the industry and technology. He has the gift of making something complicated simple. He also enjoys volunteering for the Salvation Army kettle drive, serves as a captain for the Heart & Stroke organization, and supports other community organizations.


Peter enjoys riding motorcycles, collecting fine wines. He sometimes likes playing the guitar until his friends ask him to stop.

Jessica Guenard-Valiquette, B.A.


Since 2003, Jessica has added her many years of service, management, and administrative experience to the Abacus Group Team. After graduating from Laurentian university’s BA Program.


Jessica brings a strong background in financial services – especially her work in the insurance industry. Her mix of marketing, HR and technology skills significantly augment our diversity.

Pink "Pinky" Therrien


Pinky is responsible for all administrative duties for Abacus. Originally from the Philippines, she was a former retail distribution business owner. She also worked in child care for nine years in Hong Kong. Immigrating to Canada over 14 years ago, she had worked in office maintenance.