Vancouver, BC, July 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Genus Capital, an independent investment management firm in Vancouver, announced the appointment of Mary Lou Miles as its new Director of Wealth Management for Genus Capital.

Mary Lou Miles has been with Genus Capital since 2005 and comes to the role with over 20 years’ experience as a Portfolio Manager, including several years in management positions at a major chartered bank. With this appointment, Mary Lou will oversee a team of experienced Portfolio Managers to serve individuals and families by creating customized investment portfolios to meet their needs.

“I am honoured to be taking on this new role,” said Mary Lou Miles. “Having worked in the sector for over 20 years, I’m proud to be expanding my responsibilities at Genus. As a progressive and pioneering money management firm that focuses on consistent results, Genus is well placed to meet the evolving needs of our clients. I’m looking forward to overseeing and growing our team of Portfolio Managers to create portfolios that meet our clients’ financial goals.”

When talking about Mary Lou’s appointment, Leslie Cliff, Founding Partner at Genus Capital, said: “Mary Lou has been part of our team for nearly 15 years, and she’s a proven and authentic leader, and exceptional Portfolio Manager. We’re excited to announce Mary Lou’s promotion, and look forward to continuing to advance the innovative investment solutions our team offers to Canadians country-wide.”

Mary Lou holds a BA in Economics, the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and the Trust and Estate Practitioners designation. She assumes her role as Director of Wealth Management at Genus Capital from July, 2019.

About Genus Capital Management Inc.

Genus Capital Management Inc. is an independent investment management firm based in Vancouver, founded in 1989. We are passionate about creating innovative investment solutions that meet our clients' changing needs. With more than $1.5 billion in assets under management, Genus' clients include leading environmental organizations, foundations, and individuals across Canada. Today, Genus Capital is at the forefront of Canada's Divest-Invest movement with a complete suite of fossil fuel free funds that are tailored to meet the needs of investors who wish to invest in a sustainable, clean energy future.

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