Canada’s BluMont Taps Insider For CEO

Nov 21 2006 | 11:39am ET

Toronto-based alternative investments firm BluMont Capital has named Stephen Kangas as CEO. Kangas has served as the firm’s president since December 2005. He joined BluMont almost three years ago.

“Steve’s tremendous efforts have contributed to BluMont becoming a leading provider of alternative investments in Canada, and I am confident that under Steve’s leadership BluMont will continue to be successful as an innovator in the industry,” the firm’s chairman, Thomas Simpson, said.

Kangas worked at the former Midland Walwyn, BMO Nesbit Burns and TD Canada Trust, as well as his own consulting firm, prior to joining BluMont. The firm, whose majority shareholder is fellow Toronto alternatives firm Integrated Asset Management, has C$790 million in assets under management.


In Depth

Q&A: Rotation Capital's Rothfleisch On SPAC 2.0

Aug 11 2017 | 7:43pm ET

Corporate actions have long been a staple of event-driven investors, but activity...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

Star Mountain: Private Lending in the Lower Middle-Market

Aug 14 2017 | 4:45pm ET

Private credit has become one of the most popular alternative asset classes in recent...

 

From the current issue of