Jean-Francois Milette Joins Aviva Investors as Managing Director,
Institutional Sales for Canada
TORONTO, April 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Aviva Investors today announced that
Jean-Francois Milette has joined as Managing Director, Institutional Sales.
In this role, Jean-Francois will be responsible for Aviva Investors' business
development activities in Canada, and will be based in Toronto at the
headquarters of Aviva Investors Canada. As the fourth largest pension market
in the world, Canada is a significant focus for Aviva Investors. With
senior investment, business management and business development professionals
located in its Toronto office, Aviva Investors is committed to the Canadian
marketplace and to serving its Canadian clients.
Rob Ranges, Head of Business Development for Aviva Investors Americas, said,
"Jean-Francois brings a wealth of relationships and experience to Aviva
Investors, including a long and successful track record in the asset
management industry. We are very excited to have Jean-Francois join our
Americas business development team and represent our global investment
capabilities in Canada."
Prior to joining Aviva Investors, Jean-Francois was an Associate Partner with
Aon Hewitt, responsible for business development and expansion of their
Investment Consulting practice across Canada. He also headed fund management
selection on Aon Hewitt's Delegated Platform.
Prior to joining Aon Hewitt, Jean-Francois held senior positions at bfinance,
Dexia Asset Management, MFC Global Investment Management and SEI Investments
Jean-Francois is an Honors Tutorial College graduate of Ohio State University,
has a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degree from Concordia University and an
Executive Masters in Business Administration from the University of
Sherbrooke. He is a member of the CBPI (Canadian Pensions and Benefits
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performance to clients worldwide. Aviva Investors operates in 15 countries in
Asia Pacific, Europe, North America and the United Kingdom with assets under
management of £274 billion at 31 December 2012. This includes over $8 billion
of assets under management in the Canadian market, with mandates in various
capabilities, including: Canadian fixed income, global high yield, preferred
shares, U.S. equities and derivatives.
-- Aviva provides 34 million customers with insurance, savings and
-- Aviva is the UK's largest insurer and one of Europe's leading
providers of life and general insurance.
-- Combines strong life insurance, general insurance and asset
management businesses under one powerful brand.
* Based on Aviva plc Annual Report and Accounts 2012.
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