Executive Team


Carol Lynde

President & Chief Operating Officer

416.306.5724 | 866.791.8367 x 5724 email linkedin profile

Carol is responsible for the oversight and building of the asset management business and has direct responsibility for all functions within the Bridgehouse operation. Prior to joining the firm in June of 2002, Carol served as SVP of Client Relations and Operations at one of Canada’s largest investment fund managers. A Chartered Professional Accountant, Carol also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration. She has served on the boards of a number of organizations (industry and charitable); currently she is the Vice-Chair of the board of directors of The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC), and Live Different, a charitable organization dedicated to inspiring young Canadians to help those less fortunate. Carol is also a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.


Oliver Murray

Chief Executive Officer / Managing Director, Portfolio Managemenat and Client Services

416.306.5702 | 866.791.8367 x 5702 email linkedin profile

Oliver serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Bridgehouse and is responsible for all of the firm’s Canadian functional areas. Oliver also serves as Managing Director, Portfolio Management and Client Services for Brandes Investment Partners, L.P. in San Diego.


Leah Brock

Executive Vice President

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Leah is responsible for finance, operations, human resources and strategic initiatives for Bridgehouse, oversees client servicing and is responsible for the operational activities of the Bridgehouse Funds. Before moving to the operational side, Leah was Director, Global Marketing Communications for Brandes across North America. She earned her Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree with honours from Wilfrid Laurier University.


Scott Fraser

Vice President Sales

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Scott is responsible for managing the Bridgehouse national sales team, including establishing and implementing sales objectives and strategies. Scott works closely with all key internal departments, including National Accounts, and remains actively involved in all new product development projects. Prior to joining the firm, Scott was a Regional Sales Manager for a large, global mutual fund organization. Previously, he was a Regional Director for a U.S. based asset manager and a Regional Vice President for a Canadian bank-owned mutual fund organization. Scott earned his B.Sc. (Cum Laude) in Business Administration from Alfred University in the state of New York.


Liana George MBA

Vice President Sales Effectiveness & Support

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Working closely with both the sales teams at Bridgehouse in Toronto and Brandes in San Diego, Liana is responsible for elevating our efforts at growing new business and new business relationships. She leads the development and implementation of a comprehensive inside sales strategy that includes training, coaching and improving our sales processes and practices to drive efficiency and results. Prior to joining the firm, Liana had a long run at a well-known Canadian asset manager, operating in various sales and marketing capacities. She earned her MBA from the Ivey Business School at Western University.


Elizabeth Hoyle

Chief Marketing Officer

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Elizabeth is responsible for the Marketing and Product Management Teams. She joined the firm in August 2015, and had worked as a consultant to Bridgehouse and Brandes since 2008. Elizabeth specializes in financial services and knowledge-based industries operating within a regulatory framework. Elizabeth’s marketing teams have been acknowledged for award-winning investor and advisor education programs. She has deep experience in all areas of marketing: strategy, creative, advertising, public relations, direct marketing, promotion, sponsorship and digital strategies and is known for strategy and creative – using an integrated marketing approach to build strong brands. Elizabeth holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Science in Public Relations in business communication.


Greg La Rosa

Vice President Client Services & Operations

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Greg is responsible for managing client experience, service and operations, including establishing and maintaining relationships with key broker/dealer head-office personnel. In addition, Greg is responsible for sales support, BI/analytics reporting and IT. Prior to joining the firm, Greg was Director of Dealer Relations and Client Services with a leading global provider of investor and policyholder servicing solutions. Previously, he head up operations for one of Canada’s largest Discount Brokerage firms.