UPDATED ON: Thursday, February 14, 2013
President and Chief Operating Officer
From The Globe and Mail
John F. Driscoll, Chairman of the Board, and Sandy McIntyre, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Director, Sentry Investments, are pleased to announce three key executive appointments: Sean Driscoll to the position of Co-Chief Executive Officer and Director, Philip Yuzpe to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer, and Dennis Mitchell to the position of Executive Vice-President and Chief Investment Officer.
Since joining Sentry in 2006, Philip Yuzpe has held various roles of progressive responsibility in the areas of strategy, product development and operations. As President and COO, Mr. Yuzpe will continue to work closely with Sandy McIntyre and Sean Driscoll on the development of corporate strategy, as well as execution of that strategy. He will also be responsible for day-to-day business operations.
Sentry Investments is a Canadian asset management company with approximately $9 billion in assets under management on behalf of Canadian investors. Sentry was recognized as Canada’s Best Equity Funds Group at the 2011 and 2012 Lipper Fund Awards, and is one of only three firms to receive four consecutive Brendan Wood International TopGun Asset Management Team Awards (2009 to 2012).
The 2012 Lipper Awards were awarded based on the best risk-adjusted performance over the three-year period ended October 31, 2011. The 2011 Lipper Awards were awarded based on the best risk-adjusted performance over the three-year period ended October 31, 2010. Lipper Inc. is a Thomson Reuters company. Sentry, Sentry Investments and the Sentry logo are trademarks of Sentry Select Capital Corp.