Stephen has been at the forefront of responsible investing for many years and brings more than 30 years’ experience as an investment professional.
Stephen worked at the Caisse Depot et Placement du Quebec for 21 years in various roles as an analyst, portfolio manager, business unit risk manager, and more recently as vice-president in the Investment Stewardship group. He also held the position of vice-president of Canadian equities during his ten years at Bimcor (BCE pension fund affiliate).
Stephen played a key part in the creation of the Sustainable Investment Professional Certificate at Concordia University (SIPC). He also lectures at the Goodman Institute on Risk Management, teaches Sustainability at McGill University, and contributes to the Sustainable Finance Institute at Queens University.
Stephen was a member of the Mining Association of Canada-Community of Interest Panel for 9 years and was one of the founding members of the Finance and Sustainability Initiative in Montreal. He has a seat on the Investment Committee and Risk Sub-Committee of the McConnell Foundation in Montreal.
Stephen holds a Bachelor of Science in Physiology, a Bachelor of Engineering in Mining, an MBA and a CFA.