Ontario Teachers hires ex-Duke Street partner Kennedy


kennedyThe Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has added former Duke Street partner Iain Kennedy to its London team as a director.

The Canadian pension fund said Kennedy, pictured, will focus on long-term investments.

Kennedy has also worked as Survitec Group’s interim head of mergers and acquisition and an investment executive at Gresham.

Ontario Teachers’ recent deals in the UK included the acquisition of Burton’s Biscuits from its private equity backers for £350m.

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