Alberta Investment Management Corp. (AIMCo) has appointed Kevin Uebelein as CEO. He will assume his responsibilities on Jan. 5, 2015, and will succeed Dr. Leo de Bever, AIMCo's first CEO, who led AIMCo from its establishment in 2008 to its current position as an investment management firm.
Uebelein has three decades of experience in investment management. Prior appointments include president and CEO of Pyramis Global Advisors, and also the position of global head of investment solutions at Fidelity Investments. Previously, he held progressively more significant positions with Prudential Financial Inc., including as head of alternative investments, and culminating as chief investment officer for Japan and then international operations.
Uebelein holds a Bachelor of Accounting degree from Harding University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Rice University. He is a chartered financial analyst (CFA) charterholder.