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Michael Freund

Chairman,
CC&L Financial Group Ltd.

Michael Freund is executive Chairman of Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group Ltd. Before being appointed Chairman, Michael was Co-Chief Executive Officer of the company for a period of over 20 years, sharing overall responsibility for the growth and development of the firm and its ongoing management with Warren Stoddart.

Earlier in his career Michael was employed within what is now known as the Brookfield Asset Management group of companies in the capacity of President and CEO of Gentra Inc, and as a Vice President of Trilon Financial Corporation and Great Lakes Group Inc.

Michael received his Bachelor of Business Science from the University of Cape Town and qualified as a Chartered Accountant (CA).