BOSTON, Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Manulife Asset Management today announced that Scott S. Eversole, has joined the firm as Managing Director on the institutional sales team. Based in San Francisco, Mr. Eversole reports to Frank Saeli, Senior Managing Director and Head of U.S. Sales and Relationship Management.
Mr. Eversole, whose appointment is effective immediately, will be responsible for institutional asset management sales in the western U.S.
"Scott brings to our team more than 20 years' of industry experience, together with a deep understanding of the institutional marketplace in the western United States. We are very pleased to welcome him to Manulife Asset Management," said Mr. Saeli.
Mr. Eversole most recently served as Director and Principal at McKinley Capital Management, where he was responsible for direct sales and client service to the institutional marketplace in the western U.S. Prior to that, he led the Western U.S. institutional team efforts at Turner Investments.
He graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science in Economics.
About Manulife Asset Management
Manulife Asset Management is the global asset management arm of Manulife Financial. Manulife Asset Management provides comprehensive asset management solutions for institutional investors and investment funds in key markets around the world. Manulife Asset Management also provides investment management services to affiliates' retail clients through product offerings of Manulife and John Hancock. This investment expertise extends across a broad range of asset classes including equity, fixed income and alternative investments such as real estate, timber, farmland, as well as asset allocation strategies.
Manulife Asset Management has offices with full investment capabilities in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, and the Philippines. In addition, it has a joint venture asset management business in China, Manulife TEDA. It also has operations in Australia, New Zealand, Brazil and Uruguay. John Hancock Asset Management, Hancock Natural Resource Group and Declaration Management and Research are units of Manulife Asset Management. As at June 30 2013, assets under management were C$260 billion (US $247 billion). Additional information about Manulife Asset Management may be found at ManulifeAM.com.
About Manulife Financial
Manulife Financial is a leading Canada-based financial services group with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. Clients look to Manulife for strong, reliable, trustworthy and forward-thinking solutions for their most significant financial decisions. Our international network of employees, agents and distribution partners offers financial protection and wealth management products and services to millions of clients. We also provide asset management services to institutional customers. Funds under management by Manulife Financial and its subsidiaries were C$567 billion (US$539 billion) as at June 30, 2013. The Company operates as Manulife Financial in Canada and Asia and primarily as John Hancock in the United States.
Manulife Financial Corporation trades as 'MFC' on the TSX, NYSE and PSE, and under '945' on the SEHK. Manulife Financial may be found on the Internet at manulife.com.
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