SCOTT PENMAN | VICE CHAIR | RETIRED, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT & CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER I.G. INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD.
Scott Penman brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Aequitas. Scott recently retired after 33 years with Investors Group. Prior to his retirement, Scott was Executive Vice-President, Chief Investment Officer where he led a global team of portfolio managers, analysts and traders responsible for all of Investors Group’s fund assets under management. Scott joined Investors Group in 1981 as an Investment Analyst and from 1983 on held Portfolio Management responsibilities for a number of Investors Group’s flagship Canadian equity and balanced funds. In 1995, Scott was named Senior Vice President, Equities and, in 1998, he was named President of I.G. Investment Management, Ltd. Born and raised in Winnipeg, Scott is a graduate of the University of Manitoba, where he received his Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) degree. In 1984, he received his Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He is a past president of the Winnipeg Society of Financial Analysts and a member of the CFA Institute. Scott is active in the community. In addition to being a member of the United Way Campaign Cabinet, he and his family are active supporters and volunteers of inner city youth programs.