Eric M Wetlaufer

Eric M Wetlaufer

Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Public Market Investments, Canada Pension Plan

With over 30 years of experience in investment management Eric Wetlaufer, Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Public Market Investments at Canada Pension Plan, is responsible for leading the CPP Investment Board’s Public Market Investments department, which invests in publicly-traded assets and related derivatives. Prior to joining CPPIB in June 2011, Mr Wetlaufer was the Group Chief Investment Officer, International at Fidelity Management & Research in Boston, Massachusetts. He also held the roles of Chief Investment Officer at Putnam Investments and Managing Director at Cadence Capital Management.

He serves on the Board of Directors of the TMX Group and on the Board of Soulpepper Theatre Company, and is a past President of the Boston Security Analysts Society. Mr Wetlaufer earned a BA in Earth Science from Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. He is a certified Member of the Canadian Institute of Corporate Directors.