Innocap welcomes Jane Buchan, an accomplished and highly respected leader in the global investment management industry, to its Board of Directors.
June 22, 2020 – Innocap is pleased to announce the appointment of Jane Buchan to its Board of Directors. Ms. Buchan is Chief Executive Officer of Martlet Asset Management, an independent firm established in 2018.
Prior to founding Martlet, Ms. Buchan was Chief Executive Officer of PAAMCO, a fund of hedge funds, which she helped found in 2000, and Co-CEO of the holding company, PAAMCO Prisma Holdings. Under her leadership, the firm grew to $32 billion in assets under management.
“Jane is an accomplished and highly respected leader in the finance industry,” said François Rivard, President and Chief Executive Officer of Innocap. “With over 30 years of experience in portfolio construction with institutional investors, she brings valuable insight to Innocap about investment management and in-depth knowledge of alternative investments. Her unique perspective on governance and risk management in the context of a managed account platform will benefit our firm in developing customized programs for our clients. We are delighted to have someone with her sophisticated expertise on our board as we position Innocap for continued growth.”
Ms. Buchan began her career at J.P. Morgan Investment Management in the Capital Markets Group. She has been an Assistant Professor of Finance at the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. She recently served as chairwoman of the board for the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA) and is a member of the Advisory Board for the Master of Financial Engineering Program at UCLA Anderson School of Management. In addition, she is currently serving on the boards of AGF Management Ltd. and Globe Life Inc.
Ms. Buchan has been actively involved in initiatives to advance the careers of women in finance and is a founding Angel for 100 Women in Finance. She has also been recognized with numerous industry honours and awards. She earned a BA in Economics from Yale University and holds both a PhD and an MA in Business Economics (Finance) from Harvard University.
Since 1996, the Innocap Group has offered managed account solutions to a global institutional client base seeking high standards of governance. In addition to its structuring and due diligence expertise during manager selection, the group provides daily supervision of fund operations, customized risk management services and independent governance. Innocap’s model provides investors with in-depth data transparency, including a breakdown of their assets, investment strategy compliance and centralized monitoring of service providers. Innocap sets itself apart in the industry through its expertise, flexibility and state-of-the-art technology.