TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marquest Asset Management Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Kidd to the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective December 19, 2016. Mr. Kidd has spent the previous 20 years in the Canadian financial services industry focused on product, sales and investment management.
Mr. Kidd was most recently CEO, President, and Director of Artemis Investment Management Limited, a Canadian asset management firm. Prior to his appointment to CEO in January 2016, he was Vice President, Business Development at Artemis. Previously, Mr. Kidd was CEO of Gradient Power Ltd, CEO at Gatehouse Capital Inc., and CEO at Connor, Clark & Lunn Capital Markets Inc. Mr. Kidd has also held senior positions at Brenton Reef Capital Inc., and Triax Investment Management Inc. These changes are intended to provide unitholders of the Fund with an appropriate and sustainable level of monthly income, while continuing to provide the opportunity for long-term capital appreciation.
About Marquest Asset Management Inc. Marquest is an asset management company based in Toronto, Canada. Marquest is committed to providing Canadian retail investors with access to some of Canada’s premier asset managers through quality investment solutions.