Alan Wicks, CFA

Senior Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager

Alan Wicks is a senior managing director and senior portfolio manager for Manulife Investment Management. Alan is founder and team leader for the Value Equity team. The team has won numerous investment awards and accolades over the past 20 years. The team manages multiple strategies for institutional and retail clients, including Canadian All Cap Equity, Canadian Large Cap Value Equity, Canadian Focused Equity, Dividend Income, U.S. Dividend Income, Canadian Balanced, U.S. Balanced and Global Balanced. Alan is the lead manager for all Balanced Strategies. After joining Manulife Investment Management in 1996, Alan held positions of progressive responsibility in equity investment analysis and management before assuming leadership of Value Equity team. Alan is a CFA charterholder.

Education: University of Toronto, BA in Economics

Joined Company: 1996

Began Career: 1991 


1 On April 20, 2018, the Manulife Preferred Income Class merged into the Manulife Dividend Income Class.  2 Formerly Manulife Canadian Focused Class  3 Formerly Manulife Canadian Focused Fund  4 On April 20, 2018, the Manulife U.S. Dividend Income Registered Fund merged into the Manulife U.S. Dividend Income Fund.  5 On May 25, 2018, the Manulife Unhedged U.S. Monthly High Income Fund merged into the Manulife U.S. Monthly High Income Fund.  6 On August 3, 2021, the Manulife Value Balanced Class was renamed Manulife Global Monthly High Income Class. On August 3, 2021, the Manulife Value Balanced Fund was renamed Manulife Global Monthly High Income Fund. 8 On May 25, 2018 the Manulife Conservative Income Fund merged into the Manulife Yield Opportunities Fund.

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