Welcome Melanie Blue

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Jeff Brown, President & CEO, and Doug Crocker, Chairman, are pleased to announce that Melanie Blue has joined 18 Asset Management Inc. as Head, Canadian Equities.

Melanie Blue is 18 Asset Management’s Head, Canadian Equities. In her role, Melanie is responsible for the day-to-day management of 18 AM’s All-Cap Canadian Equities mandate.

The 18 AM Team

From left to right: Melanie Blue, Lucy Brown, Jeff Brown, Doug Crocker, Sunny Mann, Kerry Yuan

Over a 20-year career, Melanie has built a solid investment management foundation, attaining both her Chartered Accountant and CFA designation as well as gaining valuable experience in portfolio management, security selection and risk management.

Her considerable portfolio management experience includes an emphasis on large- and small-cap Canadian equity portfolios. Melanie is a natural leader with a strong team orientation.

Jeff and I first worked with Melanie in 1994. From the outset she impressed us with her work ethic, her diligence and a constantly expanding skill set. We are thrilled to be working together again.

Doug Crocker

With her investment skills and experience any investment shop would want Melanie on their team. However, her personality and team orientation make her the ideal addition to our culture.

Jeff Brown

I am excited and feel privileged to be joining the 18 AM team. I share the conviction in the culture that 18 AM has cultivated, as well as in the investment philosophy. I very much admire the values that have inspired the company’s vision, and look forward to contributing to the execution of that vision.

Melanie Blue