President and CEO
FRANKLIN TEMPLETON CANADA
Franklin Templeton made waves in July 2020 with its acquisition of Legg Mason in the US. The deal brought the asset manager’s total global AUM to $1.4 trillion, making it the sixth largest independent asset manager in the world. Franklin Templeton also continues to expand its presence in Canada, currently ranking 13th in terms of assets on the ETF side with $2.2 billion.
The winner of the silver award for CEO of the Year at the 2020 Wealth Professional Awards, Franklin Templeton Canada president and CEO Duane Green is an advocate for inclusive workplaces and has led many recent initiatives. His efforts helped Franklin Templeton land a spot on the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, which recognizes companies that demonstrate a commitment to equality and to advancing women in the workplace.