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Eric Wetlaufer, Guest Speaker



Eric M. Wetlaufer is the Senior Managing Director & Global Head of Public Market Investments at Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board. With over 30 years of experience in investment management, Eric is responsible for leading the CPP Investment Board’s Public Market Investments department, which invests in publicly-traded assets and related derivatives. Prior to joining CPPIB in June 2011, Eric was the Group Chief Investment Officer, International at Fidelity Management & Research in Boston, Massachusetts. Eric held the roles of Chief Investment Officer at Putnam Investments and Managing Director at Cadence Capital Management. Eric serves on the Board of Directors of the TMX Group and the UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investing.  He also serves on the board of Soulpepper Theatre Company, and is a past president of the Boston Security Analysts Society. Eric earned a B.A. in Earth Science from Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.  Eric is a certified member of the Canadian Institute of Corporate Directors




Investment Decisions and Behavioral Finance

Designed to help participants understand the common biases and irrational investment behaviors that significantly influence the behavior of financial markets and produce suboptimal outcomes for investors.  Click for Details.



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