TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group (CC&L
Financial Group), the largest independent and privately owned asset
manager in Canada whose affiliate investment managers collectively
manage over $46 billion in assets, today announced that Eric Hasenauer
has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and Head of US
Institutional Sales. Having just opened a US-based office for Connor
Clark & Lunn (USA) in New York, Mr. Hasenauer reports to Warren
Stoddart, Co-CEO for CC&L Financial Group.
Mr. Hasenauer will be responsible for developing distribution of CC&L
Financial Group's institutional asset management services in the US.
Mr. Hasenauer hired Gary Simonette as Vice President of Institutional
Sales as part of the planned growth initiative for the firm in the US
marketplace. Hasenauer and Simonette worked together at Aviva
Investors until May of this year.
"Eric brings to CC&L Financial Group significant experience in the
institutional and sub-advisory marketplace and has had success in
building new client relationships and sales teams for global
organizations seeking to establish a brand inside the United States.
As our multi-boutique structure continues to grow, both in terms of
assets and capabilities, it will become increasingly important to
attract individuals like Eric from locations outside of our core market
in Canada." said Mr. Stoddart.
Hasenauer most recently served as Managing Director and Head of
Institutional Sales at Aviva Investors North America, where he was
responsible for direct sales and client service to the institutional
marketplace in the US and Canada. Prior to that, he led the
sub-advisory business for Credit Suisse Asset Management in the
He graduated with a B.A. from Williams College and an M.B.A in finance
from Fordham University.
About Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group
CC&L Financial Group is a multi-boutique asset management company that
provides a broad range of investment products and services to
institutional, high net worth and retail investors. With offices in
Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Regina, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal,
Halifax, London (England) and New York, CC&L Financial Group and its
affiliates are collectively responsible for the management of over $46
billion in assets as at June 30, 2013.
SOURCE: Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group
For further information:
Eric Hansenauer, SVP and Head of Institutional Sales
Connor, Clark & Lunn (USA) Ltd.
T: (646) 722-2607
Greig McKenzie, Head of Marketing
Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group
T: (416) 304-6634