Allan Maclean-Howard began his career in the investment industry in 1987. He is responsible for enhancing Signature’s asset allocation process with the development of additional tools and capabilities. Mr. Maclean-Howard joined Signature from Merrill Lynch, where he was responsible for Merrill’s institutional equity derivatives business for Canadian clients. Mr. Maclean-Howard has an extensive background in risk management, structuring, trading, and management experience in equity, commodity, and fixed income derivatives. Prior to Merrill Lynch, Mr. Maclean-Howard held senior investment positions at UBS Canada, RBC Capital Markets, and TD Bank and was a senior staff accountant at EY. Mr. Maclean-Howard graduated from Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours).