TORONTO, July 7, 2015 /CNW/ - Blake C. Goldring, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AGF Management Limited, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kathleen M. Camilli as a Director of the AGF Management Limited Board.
Ms. Camilli is the Founder and Principal of Camilli Economics LLC, providing corporations with detailed economic analysis to assist in their strategic plans and investment objectives. She has more than two decades of private and public sector experience and is a leading economic forecaster and independent economist.
"Our Board is made up of experienced, knowledgeable and influential professionals from a variety of backgrounds," said Goldring. "This diversity enables the Board to bring perspective and insight to ensure our financial and corporate well-being."
Ms. Camilli sits on the board of the NYSE-listed Unifirst Corporation and is a strategic advisor to fintech start-up Tactile Finance. Her prior public company board appointments include NASDAQ-listed Mass Bank, from 2004-2008. In 2014, she was named one of the "Directors to Watch" by Directors and Boards Magazine.
Before founding Camilli Economics in 2004, Ms. Camilli was the U.S. Economist at Credit Suisse Asset Management and Chief Economist at Tucker Anthony Sutro, where she was named one of the top forecasters in the U.S. for three years in a row by Business Week and the Wall Street Journal. She started her career at the Federal Reserve Bank of NY, and has also held positions at Chase Manhattan Bank, and Drexel Burnham Lambert.
Ms. Camilli is a member of the Economic Club of New York, the National Association of Corporate Directors, the National Association of Business Economists and the Forecasters Club. She received her BA degrees in both Economics and French from Douglass College, Rutgers University. She earned an MBA in Finance and an MA in French Studies from New York University.
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AGF Management Limited is one of Canada's premier independent investment management firms with offices across Canada and subsidiaries around the world. AGF's products include a diversified family of mutual funds, mutual fund wrap programs and pooled funds. AGF also manages assets on behalf of institutional investors including pension plans, foundations and endowments as well as for private clients. With approximately $35 billion in total assets under management, AGF serves more than one million investors. AGF trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol AGF.B.
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