Hazel is responsible for the growth, development and operational management of our shareholder programs division comprising of Asset Recovery and Odd Lot Programs. She leads her team in implementing strategies that reunite shareholders with unclaimed assets due to them and in helping companies comply with escheatment regulations. In addition, she supports her clients in reducing administrative costs and in providing good corporate governance to their shareholders. She has structured and managed global programs for clients such as Sun Life Financial Services, Manulife Financial, Metlife Financial, EnCana Corporation, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Kinross Gold Corporation.
Hazel has over 17 years experience in the financial services industry in progressively senior positions. Prior to joining Laurel Hill she was with Kingsdale Shareholder Services, Georgeson Inc., CIBC Mellon Trust Company, and Montreal Trust Company of Canada in both Vancouver and Toronto. This experience has proven to be invaluable when meeting the objectives of clients, legal counsel and shareholders.
She completed the Canadian Securities Course and the Trust Institute Program, and is a member of the Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI), the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries (CSCS), Women in Capital Markets (WCM), and The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA).