Viewpoints by Steven G. Slaughter , at Manulife Investment Management
Steven is a managing director and portfolio manager at Manulife Investment Management, and is the lead portfolio manager for the global healthcare strategy, providing dedicated research on the healthcare sector for all diversified strategies managed by the company’s capital appreciation team. Before joining the company, Steve was a portfolio manager at Oak Ridge Investments. and worked at UBS Global Asset Management, where he directed healthcare investments for U.S. core and global portfolios. He has a background in private equity, and held various corporate management roles within the healthcare industry, including Johnson & Johnson, Abbott Labs, and Elan Pharmaceuticals.
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