Serge Lapierre, FCIA, FSA

Head of Liability-Driven Investments, Financial Engineering, and Quantitative Research, Sr. Portfolio Manager, Multi-Asset Solutions Team, Manulife Investment Management

Serge and his team are responsible for all quantitative and systematic investment strategies that require a quantitative approach, such as liability-driven investments, smart beta (including exchange-traded funds), and for developing unique quantitative models, products, tools, and solutions. He joined the firm when Standard Life's Canadian operations were acquired by Manulife in January 2015; prior to that, he held a similar role with the quantitative management team. Before Standard Life, Serge was a senior investment consultant for Aon Consulting and an actuarial analyst for Metropolitan Life Insurance of Canada. He was also a lecturer in actuarial mathematics and quantitative finance at the Université de Montréal and at the Université du Québec à Montréal. Serge is a Fellow of both the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and the Society of Actuaries.

  • Education: B.Sc. in Mathematics, with a major in actuarial science, Université de Montréal
  • Joined the company: 2015
  • Began career: 1994