OPTrust Board Appoints CEO

TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - The OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) Board today 
announced the appointment of William Hatanaka to the position of CEO. 
Effective November 19, 2012, Mr. Hatanaka will assume responsibility for all 
of OPTrust's operations. 
Mr. Hatanaka has over 30 years of financial services experience, with a strong 
track record of building high quality, high integrity organizations. In his 
previous role as Group Head, Wealth Management, TD Bank Financial Group, he 
was a member of the senior executive team of the Bank with responsibility for 
building the Bank's Global Wealth and Asset Management businesses. He has also 
held senior positions with the Royal Bank of Canada and two independent 
Canadian brokerage firms. 
"We are pleased to have Bill join OPTrust as CEO and look forward to working 
with him," said Scott Campbell, Chair of the OPTrust Board of Trustees. "We 
believe his history of leadership and his expertise in both investments and 
operations make him the ideal person to lead OPTrust." 
Mr. Hatanaka also has a strong commitment to unifying initiatives in the 
community, serving on the boards of York University, the Canadian Centre for 
Diversity and as Advisor to the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre. He also 
serves on the board of the TMX and is the past Chair of the Investment 
Industry Association of Canada (IIAC). Mr. Hatanaka is a past recipient of 
York University's Bryden Alumni Award and was a member of the 1976 Grey Cup 
Championship winning team, the Ottawa Rough Riders. 
About OPTrust 
With assets of $13.7 billion, the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) invests and 
manages one of Canada's largest pension funds and administers the OPSEU 
Pension Plan, a defined benefit plan with almost 84,000 members and retirees. 
OPTrust was established to give plan members and the Government of Ontario an 
equal voice in the administration of the Plan and the investment of its 
assets, through joint trusteeship. OPTrust is governed by a 10-member Board of 
Trustees, five of whom are appointed by OPSEU and five by the Government of 
Karen Danylak Director, Communications 416-681-6784 kdanylak@optrust.com 
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