Appointment notice – Jean-Charles Douin
Ron Mock, President and CEO, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers'), is pleased to announce the promotion of Jean-Charles Douin to Managing Director, Private Capital for Europe, Middle East & Africa.
Mr. Douin joined Ontario Teachers' London office in 2008, at its formation stage, after an early career in investment banking and private equity. Since then he has been a major contributor to the investment strategy and success of Ontario Teachers' Private Capital team in Europe and has overseen the execution of nine transactions (including Ontario Teachers' recent investments in Memora and European Camping Group). He currently holds board positions in several companies, including Helly Hansen, Busy Bees and OGF
Mr. Douin holds a Master's degree and diploma from École des Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC) in Paris. He heads the Private Capital team in London reporting to Jo Taylor, Senior Managing Director, International.
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The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers') invests and administers Canada's largest single-profession pension plan, with $189.5 billion in net assets at December 31, 2017. It holds a diverse global portfolio of assets, approximately 80% of which is managed in-house, and has earned an annualized total fund net return of 9.9% since the Plan's founding in 1990. Ontario Teachers' is an independent organization headquartered in Toronto. Its Asia-Pacific region office is located in Hong Kong and its Europe, Middle East & Africa region office is in London. The defined-benefit pension is fully funded. It serves the province of Ontario's 323,000 active and retired teachers. For more information, visit otpp.com and follow us on Twitter @OtppInfo.