The Investment Management Corp. of Ontario has appointed Nicole Musicco as its senior managing director of private markets, effective Jan. 7, 2019.

Musicco will join IMCO from the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, where she was most recently the senior managing director of the plan’s public equities group. Since joining Ontario Teachers’ in 2002, Musicco’s previous roles include managing director and head of Asia Pacific; director of private equity and direct investments; and managing director and head of private equity funds and co-investments.

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“Nicole’s appointment is an important step in moving our private markets’ strategy forward,” said Jean Michel, chief investment officer at IMCO, in a press release. “Her deep investing background and experience in structuring complex transactions will be invaluable as we establish essential strategic partnerships and continue to source investment opportunities that will enable us to meet our clients’ investing goals.”