Member of investment team

Jean-Benoit Leblanc

Senior Portfolio Manager

Beginning of career


Joined the team in


Arrival at Hexavest


Jean-Benoit Leblanc co-manages the firm’s Emerging Markets equity portfolios in collaboration with Jean-Pierre Couture. Prior to joining the firm in 2009, he was Portfolio Manager and Sector Analyst at Natcan/Selexia (2001-2008), Research Associate (Communications and Media) at Newcrest Capital (2000), and Financial Analyst, Telecoms and Information Technology at Innovatech du Grand Montréal (1999-2000). Jean-Benoit holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Accounting) (1998) and a master’s degree in Finance (1999) from the Université de Sherbrooke, in addition to being a CFA charterholder (2002).