A self directed, client focused executive with over 18 years of experience in the financial services industry. Key strengths include excellent communication skills, strong analytical capabilities and an ability to build solid internal and external relationships. Expertise in the development and implements of Asset Allocation Strategies across growth and income oriented mandates, foreign exchange strategy, investment skills in Canadian, US & Global Equity markets, including emerging markets, Strong independent evaluation skills of managers in long-only and alternative investment strategies including hedge funds, private investment managers and venture capital.Works well independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, ever changing work environment. Focused on continuous learning and professional growth. Fluent in English and French and advanced skills in German and Spanish.