Tony Arrell, Richard Rooney, and the partners of Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. are pleased to announce the following appointment: Anne Mette de Place Filippini to Deputy Chief Investment Officer.
Anne Mette has been with the firm for 10 years and is currently a Senior Vice President, Director of the Board, and Portfolio Manager of Burgundy’s Emerging Markets equity mandate.
Ms. de Place Filippini has over 25 years of experience. She became a Portfolio Manager in 2001, and her experience includes Global Equity and Balanced mandates. Ms. de Place Filippini began her career in strategy consulting in London, where she held senior advising roles to large corporations in both Europe and North America on business and portfolio strategy, including mergers and acquisitions.
Ms. de Place Filippini is a graduate of Copenhagen University, holding a Master’s degree in Economics. Part of her Master’s degree was earned at the London School of Economics. She is an active member of her community, received University of Toronto’s Arbor Award for outstanding volunteer service, and currently serves on the National Ballet School Foundation Board.
Founded in 1990 as an independent, discretionary, global investment manager for institutions and private clients, Burgundy employs a quality-value investment approach to preserve and grow clients’ capital over the long term.