Jeffrey R. Carney Named Co-President and CEO of IGM Financial, and President and CEO of Mackenzie

Jeffrey R. Carney Named Co-President and CEO of IGM Financial, and President 
and CEO of Mackenzie 
WINNIPEG, MANITOBA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/03/13 -- The Boards of
Directors of IGM Financial Inc. ("IGM") (TSX:IGM) and Mackenzie Inc.
("Mackenzie") announced today that they have appointed Jeffrey R.
Carney, CFA, as Co-President and Chief Executive Officer of IGM, and
President and Chief Executive Officer of Mackenzie, effective May
6th, 2013. Murray J. Taylor remains in his current role as
Co-President and Chief Executive Officer of IGM. 
Mr. Carney has more than 25 years of experience in the investment
management and banking industries in Canada and the US. He has held
senior executive positions at some of the most prominent financial
organizations in North America. He is a graduate of the Bachelor of
Commerce program at Queen's University and holds the Chartered
Financial Analyst designation. 
"I have been an avid admirer of Mackenzie Investments for over 25
years and it is a privilege to have the opportunity to be part of
such a well-respected and leading Canadian financial services
organization," said Mr. Carney. 
Mr. Carney succeeds Charles R. Sims, FCA, who has been Co-President
and Chief Executive Officer of IGM, and President and Chief Executive
Officer of Mackenzie, since 2005. 
"Charlie Sims has made a significant contribution to Mackenzie and
IGM Financial over the past eight years," said Jeffrey Orr, Chairman.
"He has kept Mackenzie focused on delivering investment excellence to
its clients, expanded its distribution reach and strengthened the
leadership team." 
Mr. Sims will continue working with the Power Financial group
following a period of assisting Mr. Carney with leadership
transition. 
"I am proud of the work we have done and the team we have assembled
and developed at Mackenzie Investments during my tenure," Mr. Sims
said. "I look forward to the opportunity to continue to build on our
collective success with the Power Financial group of companies." 
IGM Financial Inc. is one of Canada's premier personal financial
services companies, and one of the country's largest managers and
distributors of mutual funds and other managed asset products, with
over $125 billion in total assets under management. Its activities
are carried out principally through Inve
stors Group through a network
of approximately 4,500 Consultants, Mackenzie Financial Corporation
through a diversified network of third-party financial advisors and
Investment Planning Counsel through a network of financial planners
who are dedicated to serving the needs of their clients. IGM
Financial Inc. is a member of the Power Financial Corporation group
of companies.
Contacts:
IGM Financial Inc.
Ron Arnst
Media Relations
(204) 956 3364
ron.arnst@igmfinancial.com
 
 
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