Mawer Investment Management Ltd. 

Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Mawer has been managing portfolios for individual and institutional investors for more than three decades. Mawer is an independent, privately owned company and because investment management is their only business, they are able to focus on their primary objective: to preserve and create wealth for their clients.

The Firm employs a disciplined, research-driven process and long-term view in the management of portfolios. Value-added returns are achieved through prudent security selection and portfolio mix based on fundamental analysis of securities.

The investment management team offers investment expertise across all asset classes. Strong relative returns are achieved through a team process which blends the unique expertise and style of all investment specialists. Portfolios are managed according to the unique investment objectives and risk tolerances of their clients.

Portfolio Managers and Investment Professionals


Jim Hall

Chairman & Portfolio Manager

Mawer Investment Management Ltd.
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Jim Hall is the Chairman of the Board and Chief Investment Officer at Mawer Investment Management, which he joined in 1997. He is the manager of the Mawer Canadian Equity Fund, the Manulife Canadian Investment Class and is also co-manager of the Mawer Global Equity Fund, the Manulife Global Equity Class, the Mawer International Equity Fund (formerly Mawer World Investment Fund) and the Manulife World Investment Class. As Chief Investment Officer, he has broad responsibility for the research and analysis of global equities and fixed income securities. Mr. Hall also serves on the Firm's Management Committee which is responsible for the development and execution of the Firm's strategic plan.

In December, 2010, Mr. Hall won the prestigious Morningstar Equity Fund Manager of the Year award at the 16th annual Canadian Investment Awards*. Prior to joining Mawer, Mr. Hall was employed by Wood Gundy Inc. in Vancouver from 1994 to 1997. Mr. Hall is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder with investment experience since 1994. He has a Master of Business Administration obtained from the University of British Columbia, and a Bachelor of Economics and Political Science obtained from the University of Toronto in 1990. Mr. Hall is a member of the Calgary CFA Society.


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