Serge Lapierre, FCIA, FSA

Global Head of Liability-Driven Investments, Financial Engineering, and Quantitative Research, 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, and passive strategies, and for developing unique, cutting-edge 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