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Ms. Perez-Coutts serves as Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager at Westwood, where she is currently the lead of the Emerging Markets strategy and the co-lead of the Global Equity Strategy.
She joined Westwood in 2012, prior to which she spent 11 years managing emerging markets portfolios for AGF Investments Inc. She has also served as Vice President and Portfolio Manager for another Canadian investment management firm, as Vice President of Research for a Canadian private merchant bank, and as Economist for Peru’s Institute of Foreign Trade.
Ms. Perez-Coutts has earned an Honours BA in economics from Pontifica Universidad del Peru and a BA in mathematics from York University. She is a CFA charterholder and a member of the Toronto Society of Financial Analysts.