Marketing Communications

Geneviève Plourde, CFA

Senior Vice President

Geneviève Plourde is Senior Vice President at Aristotle Capital. Prior to joining Aristotle Capital, Geneviève was Senior Vice President of Client Service at Aletheia Research and Management, Inc., a Los Angeles-based registered investment advisor offering domestic and foreign strategies to institutional and retail clients worldwide. In her role, Geneviève was the first point of contact between Aletheia’s largest clients and the firm’s investment and corporate management teams. Prior to this, Geneviève spent six years at CIBC Asset Management Inc., one of Canada’s five largest banks, as Director of U.S. Equities and Alternative Investment Strategies focusing on manager research and due diligence for all of CIBC’s sub-advised retail products. Prior to CIBC, Geneviève was a Senior Analyst of Pension and Strategic Investments with RBC Financial Group. Her responsibilities included the oversight of pension assets for RBC’s employees globally, as well as other supplemental retirement investment portfolios. Geneviève began her career with Mercer Investment Consulting, where she was a Senior Analyst in their Toronto-based consulting practice.

Geneviève earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with Great Distinction from Concordia University (Montréal, Canada). Geneviève is the recipient of the Governor General of Canada’s Academic Bronze Medal and the Concordia University Economics Medal. She is a CFA® charterholder, as well as a member of CFA Institute and Toronto Society of Financial Analysts (TSFA). Geneviève grew up in Montréal, Canada and lived in Toronto, Canada prior to relocating in the United States. She is fluent in French.

Katrine Nygård

Vice President

Katrine Nygård is a Vice President at Aristotle Capital. Prior to joining Aristotle Capital, Katrine was Vice President – Marketing and Client Relations and a Marketing and Client Servicing Associate at 300 North Capital, LLC in Pasadena, and Senior Account Executive at Marcus Evans in El Segundo.

Katrine earned her Bachelor of Commerce degree in Information Systems with a minor in Economics from McGill University-Montreal, and her MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management.

Thien-Nga Tran

Assistant Vice President

Nga Tran is an Assistant Vice President at Aristotle Capital. Prior to joining Aristotle Capital, Nga was a Marketing Communications Associate at Metropolitan West Capital Management, LLC and Events Assistant/Web Designer at California State University, Fullerton.

Nga earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration/Information Systems and her Master of Science degree in Information Systems from California State University, Fullerton.

Damon Chen

Marketing Associate

Damon Chen is a Marketing Associate at Aristotle Capital. Prior to joining Aristotle Capital, Damon was a Production Manager/Graphic Designer at Senlaveer Trading Corporation. He began his career as a Production Associate/Junior Graphic Designer for Da Hao TV Production, Inc.

Damon earned his Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Arts from Santa Monica College and his Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design from California State University, Northridge.

Therese Clemente

Marketing Associate

Therese Clemente is a Marketing Associate at Aristotle Capital. Prior to this, Therese was Marketing Associate at Reed, Conner & Birdwell, LLC (RCB). (RCB combined its business with Aristotle Capital in January 2012.)

Therese earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from University of California, Santa Barbara, and her Master of Science degree in Counseling/Marriage and Family Therapy from California State University, Northridge.

Brian J. Hansen

Senior Marketing Associate

Brian Hansen is a Senior Marketing Associate at Aristotle Capital. Prior to this, Brian was a Marketing Associate at Reed, Conner & Birdwell, LLC (RCB). (RCB combined its business with Aristotle Capital in January 2012.) Previously, Brian was an Associate at BlackRock, Inc., where he served on a global client communications team working on content management and performance reporting for hedge fund of fund investments.

Brian earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Seattle Pacific University.

Carolyn Molloy

Senior Marketing Associate

Carolyn Molloy is a Senior Marketing Associate at Aristotle Capital. Prior to joining the Marketing Communications team in 2015, Carolyn was part of the Operatations team as a Senior Operations Associate.  Prior to joining Aristotle Capital, Carolyn was Operations Coordinator with Riverpark Capital, an investment advisory company based in New York and an Operations Analyst with Indus Capital Partners, a long/short international equity fund specializing in the Asia-Pacific region.

Carolyn earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from State University of New York at Geneseo and her Master of Arts degree in Applied Economics from State University of New York at Buffalo.