Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Scott Hartz

Executive Vice President, General Account Investments, Manulife Financial Corp.


Scott Hartz is Executive Vice President of General Account Investments for Manulife Financial Corp., overseeing all U.S., Canadian and Asian general account investments. Before undertaking his current role, he oversaw Manulife's U.S. balance sheet investments, and served as senior vice president and head of the Bond & Corporate Finance Group. Previously, Hartz was lead portfolio manager for John Hancock's general account before Manulife acquired John Hancock in 2004. He also worked in John Hancock's portfolio management group, the retail life marketing support group, and the investment strategy group as well as the asset/liability manager for the retail life segments. He helped develop the company's use of financial futures for its hedging strategies, including managing and trading the futures' book. A chartered financial analyst and a fellow of the Society of Actuaries, Hartz has a bachelor′s degree in physics and economics from Colby College.


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