Member of investment team

Jean-Benoit Leblanc

Senior Portfolio Manager

Beginning of career


Joined the team in


Arrival at Hexavest


Jean-Benoit Leblanc is Senior Portfolio Manager at Hexavest, which he joined in 2009. He co-founded the Emerging Markets strategy and co-manages the Emerging Markets Equity portfolios. His investment responsibilities are focused on the implementation of macro decisions and the portfolio construction process. Prior to joining Hexavest, Jean-Benoit 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). He 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).