Mr. Pinto Basto serves as a Vice President,
Portfolio Manager at Westwood, where he is currently the lead of the Global
Dividend Strategy and the co-lead of the Global Equity strategy.
He joined Westwood in 2012, prior to which he spent
more than six years on the Global Equity and Emerging Markets team of a Canadian
investment management firm. Previous experiences include Corporate Strategy Consultant
with Deloitte Consulting in Canada and Hong Kong, and Global Analyst for both
fixed income and equities with Altamira Management.
Mr. Pinto Basto has earned a B.A. in economics
from Carleton University. He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the Toronto
Society of Financial Analysts.