Benjamin Beneche, CFA

Senior Portfolio Manager & Co-Lead, EAFE Equity Pictet Asset Management

Ben Beneche joined Pictet Asset Management in 2008 and is a senior investment manager and co-lead of the EAFE Equity strategy. He has a specific focus on Japanese and Pacific ex Japan equities.

After completing the Pictet Graduate Program in 2009, Ben worked as a junior investment manager in the developed equities team focused on the energy sector. He transferred to the EAFE team as an investment manager in 2012 and become co-lead of the strategy in 2018.

Ben graduated from York University with a first class honours degree in Economics and Economic History. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.

1 On October 31, 2018, the Manulife International Focused Fund was renamed the Manulife EAFE Equity Fund. On April 5, 2019, the Manulife International Value Equity Fund merged into the Manulife EAFE Equity Fund. Because the fund that was merged into the Manulife EAFE Equity Fund had a larger asset base than the Manulife EAFE Equity, the performance data for the Manulife EAFE Equity Fund may not be provided for any period prior to the merger transaction.

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