Mike Woollatt moves over to Hamilton Lane: BetaKit

Mike Woollatt has left OMERS Platform Investments to join U.S. alternative investment manager Hamilton Lane, according to a report by BetaKit.

Woollatt, who joined OMERS in 2018, took on the Hamilton Lane role of principal, fund investments and co-investments, the report said, citing Woollatt’s LinkedIn profile.

Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania-based Hamilton Lane, which oversees US$452 billion in assets, was one of five funds-of-funds managers selected for investment last year by Ottawa’s Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative (VCCI).

Prior to OMERS, Woollatt was CEO of the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association.