PGM Global strengthens its Transition Management team with experienced professional.

Montreal, August 7, 2017 – PGM Global Inc., an agency-only broker-dealer serving institutional clients around the globe, announced the hiring of Etienne Ménard as its newest Project Manager, Transition Management.

“We are excited to have Etienne join the team. His background and expertise are a great asset to the group,” said Mario Choueiri, Head of Transition Management.

Prior to joining Pavilion, Mr. Ménard worked for nine years with Newedge. He has over 18 years of equity and equity derivatives’ experience as a trader and portfolio manager in Europe, Asia and Canada. He completed his IIROC licensing examinations as well as the FINRA Series 3, 7, 63 and 55 exams.

“I’m thrilled to join Pavilion’s Transition Management team at a true inflection point, where evolving market forces prompt asset owners to continually re-evaluate their investment views, hence the need for a transition manager” said Mr. Ménard. “I appreciate the strong reputation of the firm combined with the close collaboration and camaraderie of the team.”

Pavilion has been assisting plan sponsors, insurance and fund companies with the implementation of portfolio changes for over 20 years. Pavilion’s transition experience covers the spectrum of market capitalization in U.S., Canadian, International, and Global equities, as well as Fixed Income and Balanced mandates. In the last five years ended 2016, Pavilion managed close to 400 projects with a transition value (legacy and target value) of over $105 billion.

About PGM Global Inc.
PGM Global offers securities trading, global macro research and transition management services to institutional investors. With roots going back almost 50 years, Pavilion brings industry-recognized capabilities including specialized global macro research and analysis, a top-ranked global trading desk and state-of-the-art technology to a broad range of clients. PGM Global, Member of CIPF and SIPC, is a subsidiary of Pavilion Financial Corporation, an employee-owned, diversified global investment services firm that provides leading investment expertise and implementation support to help institutional clients and other investors preserve and enhance their assets. For further information, visit