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Mackenzie Investments

180 Queen Street West
Toronto  |  Ontario  |  M5V 3K1
T: 1-416-967-2380
E: apittman@mackenzieinvestments.com

     

 

 

Christopher Boyle

Christopher Boyle

Senior Vice President,
Institutional Sales & Service

 

T - 416 967-2085
E - cboyle@mackenzieinvestments.com

Christopher Boyle, Senior Vice President, Institutional Sales & Service, leads Mackenzie Investments’ institutional business. Over the past 20 years Mr. Boyle has held senior positions at a number of leading Canadian-based global asset managers, where he oversaw institutional distribution across North America, Europe, and Asia. Mr. Boyle holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of New Brunswick, and is a past Chairman of Toronto’s George Brown College. Mr. Boyle is currently a member of the investment committee for the University of New Brunswick’s Endowment Trust.

Simon Bedard

Simon Bedard

Vice President,
Institutional Sales & Service

 

T - 416 967-2182
E - sbedard@mackenzieinvestments.com

Simon Bedard, Vice President, Institutional Sales & Service, is responsible for business development in Canada and International (non U.S.). His industry experience started in 1992, when he joined the Power Financial Group of Companies, and later Mackenzie’s sales and marketing division in 2001. Simon holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and an MBA (Finance) from the University of Manitoba's Asper School of Business. He has also served as Chair of Finance and Vice Chairman for the Misericordia Health Centre Foundation in Winnipeg, Manitoba.


Aaron Pittman

Aaron Pittman

Vice President,
Institutional Sales & Service

 

T – 416 967-2380
E - apittman@mackenzieinvestments.com

Aaron Pittman, Vice President, Institutional Sales & Service, oversees the shared services function within the institutional business. His industry experience started in 1997 and he joined Mackenzie in 2011. Previously, he served as the director of a global consultant relations program with oversight responsibility for consulting houses located in Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia. Aaron holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a finance concentration from Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Matthew Schnurr

Matthew Schnurr, CFA

Associate Vice President,
Institutional Sales & Service

 

T – 416 967-2313
E - mschnurr@mackenzieinvestments.com

Matthew Schnurr is responsible for Mackenzie Institutional’s client relations efforts. He joined Mackenzie in 2009 and most recently managed client relations servicing some of the largest Canadian institutions. Matt is a CFA charterholder and earned his Honours Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Classical history from McMaster University.


Simon Daniels

Simon Daniels, CIM

Director,
Institutional Sales & Services

 

T – 514 934-8861
E - sdaniels@mackenzieinvestments.com

Simon Daniels, Director, Institutional Sales & Service, is responsible for business development in Quebec. Simon’s industry experience started in 2003. He joined Mackenzie in 2012, holding different positions in our strategic alliances businesses before joining the institutional team in 2016. Prior to joining Mackenzie, Simon held sales management roles at leading Canadian banks. Simon holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and International Relations from Nottingham Trent University in the UK. He is fluent in English and French and holds the CIM (Certified Investment Manager) designation.

Karima Pirani

Karima Pirani

Manager,
Institutional Sales & Service

 

T – 604 601-8326
E - kpirani@mackenzieinvestments.com

Karima Pirani leads the team responsible for collecting, managing and publishing Mackenzie Institutional Sales & Service’s platform on consultant databases and completing Requests For Proposals (RFPs). Her industry experience started in 1994 and she joined Mackenzie in 2006. Prior to joining Mackenzie Institutional Sales & Service, Karima served as Manager of Client Services for Cundill Investment Research Ltd. and Senior Systems Administrator for an independent wealth management and estate planning company in Vancouver. Karima holds a Certification in Computer Network Systems Administration and Information Programming.


Yifang Lin

Yifang Lin, CFA

Senior Analyst,
Institutional Sales & Service

 

T – 416 967-2129
E - ylin@mackenzieinvestments.com

Yifang Lin is responsible for developing and maintaining Mackenzie Institutional Sales & Service’s marketing collateral, researching and preparing targeted marketing and business development analysis, and monitoring and analyzing the institutional landscape to identify developments and trends. Her industry experience started in 2004, and she joined Mackenzie Institutional Sales & Service in 2013. Her previous experience included marketing analyst roles at leading investment management firms. Yifang holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto, and is a CFA charterholder.

Sharad Soni

Sharad Soni

Analyst,
Institutional Sales & Service

 

T – 416 967-2506
E - ssoni2@mackenzieinvestments.com

Sharad Soni specializes in automation processes to ensure precise and efficient reporting. He is responsible for servicing the accounts of related companies, analyzing and reporting Mackenzie institutional mandates’ performance and conducting competitive analyses. His industry experience started in 2011 and he joined Mackenzie Investments in 2016. Prior to joining Mackenzie Institutional Sales & Service, Sharad worked in Mackenzie’s Compliance department. His previous experience includes sales management roles at leading insurance companies. Sharad holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and an MBA from ICFAI Business School at IFHE University.


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