Morrison Williams Investment Management LP

March 24, 2010 14:56 ET

Morrison Williams Appoints Tom Czitron as Chief Investment Officer

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 24, 2010) - Morrison Williams Investment Management LP ("Morrison Williams"), a Toronto-based institutional money manager, announced today that it has appointed Tom Czitron as Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer effective March 22, 2010.

As chief investment officer, Tom Czitron will be responsible for developing the firm's overall macro strategy and will be working alongside Barry Morrison and Les Williams in selecting suitable investments for pension, high net worth and mutual fund clients.

Tom Czitron has 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, most recently with Sceptre Investment Counsel Ltd. where he was Head of the Fixed Income Team with additional responsibility for structured products. He was the lead Portfolio Manager for all of Sceptre's fixed income portfolios as well as the high income mutual fund. Before joining Sceptre, Tom Czitron was Chairman of the Fixed Income Committee and Vice President of Bonds, Asset Allocation and Alternative Investments of the Royal Bank Investment Management Inc.

In making the announcement, Barry Morrison, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer said, "We are thrilled to welcome Tom Czitron to the Morrison Williams team. He is a great addition to our investment platform, providing further depth and diversification and his expertise is an excellent fit with our investment approach." Les Williams, President said, "Tom brings a wealth of investment experience built up over many years that will immediately add value to our client portfolios."

"I am delighted to join the Morrison Williams team, a team I have known for years," said Tom Czitron. "They have a very impressive track record of performance and growth and a terrific roster of clients. I'm looking forward to working with them to build the next phase of the firm's growth."

Founded in 1992, by Barry Morrison and Les Williams, Morrison Williams is an institutional money manager with more than $2.9 billion of assets under management. Morrison Williams invests primarily on behalf of pension funds, high net worth clients and mutual funds, such as the Renaissance Millennium High Income Fund and Renaissance Millennium Next Generation Fund.

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