Finding opportunities in a time of higher interest rates, fuller valuations, and increased risk

Please join us as Kara Lilly, CFA, Investment Strategist, and Christian Deckart, CFA, Portfolio Manager, Global Small Cap and Global Equity Strategies, will discuss our approach for finding opportunities in this environment and how we are positioning our portfolios for success. 


 

Edmonton

Key Speakers
Kara Lilly, CFA, Investment Strategist
Christian Deckart, CFA, Portfolio Manager

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
5:00 - 5:30 pm – Reception
5:30 - 7:00 pm – Presentation

Art Gallery of Alberta – Ledcor Theatre
2 Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, AB  T5J 2C1 (map)

Toronto

Key Speakers
Kara Lilly, CFA, Investment Strategist
Christian Deckart, CFA, Portfolio Manager

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
5:00 - 5:30 pm – Reception
5:30 - 7:00 pm – Presentation

The National Club
303 Bay Street
Toronto, ON  M5H 2R1 (map)

Calgary

Key Speakers
Kara Lilly, CFA, Investment Strategist
Christian Deckart, CFA, Portfolio Manager

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
5:00 - 5:30 pm – Reception
5:30 - 7:00 pm – Presentation

Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
Upper Level – North Building - Exhibition Hall E
136 8th Ave SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G 0P3 (map)

Insight Webcast

Key Speakers
Kara Lilly, CFA, Investment Strategist
Christian Deckart, CFA, Portfolio Manager

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
11:00 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time

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2017 Speakers

  • Deckart Christian
    Portfolio Manager, Global Small Cap, Global Equity
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    Christian Deckart, CFA, Ph.D

    Portfolio Manager, Global Small Cap, Global Equity

    Christian Deckart is a Portfolio Manager at Mawer Investment Management Ltd., which he joined in 2013. He is the co-manager of Mawer Global Equity Fund and the Mawer Global Small Cap Fund.

    Previously, Mr. Deckart worked in Zurich, Switzerland, as a Portfolio Manager for a European Family Office and as an Equity Analyst at an investment boutique. During his time in Switzerland, he mainly focused on investments in European and North American equities. Prior to this, he was a Small-/Mid Cap Equity Analyst at Merrill Lynch in London, UK, and at Commerzbank in Frankfurt, Germany. He began his career in 1997 with an apprenticeship at Bankhaus Reuschel & Co. in Munich, Germany.

    Mr. Deckart received a Ph.D and a Diploma in Law from the University of Augsburg, Germany and is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.

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    Investment Strategist
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    Kara Lilly, CFA

    Investment Strategist

    Kara Lilly is the Investment Strategist at Mawer Investment Management Ltd., which she joined in 2009. She plays an active role in asset mix, risk management and the macroeconomic investment process. In addition to research, Ms. Lilly provides regular insight and commentary through her role as a contributor to many of the Firm’s publications.

    Previously, Ms. Lilly was an Associate at Q1 Capital Partners in Toronto performing fundamental research on financing and M&A mandates for private Canadian companies. She was also the co-founder and co-chair of the University of Toronto national business competition LIVE.

    Ms. Lilly is the founder of the Calgary chapter of Acumen Fund. She is also a strategic advisor to several non-profit and for-profit startups in the Calgary area.

    Ms. Lilly earned her Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) degree from the University of Toronto, and has completed studies at the University of British Columbia. She is a CFA Charterholder with investment experience since 2009.