Pat joined Empire Life in 2010. He is a member of the Investment Team1 and is responsible for managing a portfolio of private debt investments within the fixed income portfolio of Empire Life’s general assets. He also provides strategic oversight and leadership to the fixed income and mortgage administration teams.
Pat has 26 years investment industry and regulatory experience. His expertise includes commercial mortgage administration, asset recovery, management and disposition with a focus on private debt since 2000.
Prior to joining the Investment Team, Pat was a Managing Director and Assistant Vice-President on the Canadian Private Placement Team at Manulife. His professional experience also includes progressive roles at Maritime Life, and prior to that worked on the regulatory side for the Government of New Brunswick.
Pat is a graduate of Dalhousie University, where he earned his Bachelor of Commerce degree. He is a CPA, CGA and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.
1 Since January 2012 the Investment Team became part of Empire Life Investments Inc.