Global Conference 2017

Speaker's Biography

Jim Pittman

Senior Vice President, Private Equity, bcIMC

Jim Pittman joined bcIMC as Senior Vice President of Private Equity in April 2016. bcIMC is one of Canada’s largest institutional investors with C$124 billion assets under management. Prior to joining bcIMC, Mr. Pittman was a Managing Director at PSP Investments, a C$110 billion pension fund based in Montreal, QC, where he co-lead the commencement of the firm’s private equity strategy. During Mr. Pittman’s time at PSP, the Private Equity program deployed over C$12.5 billion in investments, including a value of over $4.5 billion in direct and co-investment deals. Mr. Pittman was the lead Director for Telesat, Haymarket Financial, Noranco, Kinetic Concepts, AmWins Insurance, and was a Director for Noodles and Company until their successful IPO in 2013. Jim is currently a lead director for bcIMC for Pilot Freight Services Inc. Jim is a B.Comm (Finance) with Memorial University, Chartered Accountant with Deloitte and tax specialist with PwC. Prior to PSP, Jim was the CFO/COO for Provincial Aerospace Limited in Eastern Canada.


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