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About Us
François Rivard

François Rivard

President and Chief Executive Officer

+1 514-879-6405

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.                 
  • 2005-2013 - National Bank of Canada
  • 2003-2005 - Invesco
  • 2000-2003 - Synergy Asset Management
  • 1997-2000 - TAL Global Asset Management

Education & Certifications

  • Master of Business Administration – Ashridge Business School
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – Bishop’s University
Anik Lapointe

Anik Lapointe

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer by Interim

+1 514-390-3320

Experience

  • 2016 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2014 to date - National Bank of Canada (New York) – Operations
  • 2011-2014- BBIG – Acquisition and Property Management
  • 2001 to 2011- National Bank of Canada – Operations

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration – Université du Québec à Montréal
  • Master’s degree in Business Administration – Université Paris Dauphine
  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration – Université du Québec à Montréal
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Daniel Baillet

Managing Director

+1 514-390-7407

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2010-2013 - Innocap Global Investment Management Ltd. – Management
  • 2003-2010 - Innocap Investment Management Inc. – Risk Management
  • 1998-2003 - National Bank of Canada – Treasury Department

Education & Certifications

  • Master's degree in Finance – HEC Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – HEC Montréal
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Daniel Baillet

Managing Director, Special Projects

+1 514-390-7407

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2010-2013 - Innocap Global Investment Management Ltd. – Management
  • 2003-2010 - Innocap Investment Management Inc. – Risk Management
  • 1998-2003 - National Bank of Canada – Treasury Department

Education & Certifications

  • Master's degree in Finance – HEC Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – HEC Montréal
Jean Baram

Jean Baram

Managing Director

+1 514-390-7388

Experience

  • 2007 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2002-2007 - National Bank of Canada – Treasury Department

Education & Certifications

  • CFA, CAIA
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – HEC Montréal
Jean Baram

Jean Baram

Managing Director, Business Development and Investor Relations

+1 514-390-7388

Experience

  • 2007 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2002-2007 - National Bank of Canada – Treasury Department

Education & Certifications

  • CFA, CAIA
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – HEC Montréal
Afroditi Ladovrechis

Afroditi Ladovrechis

Chief Compliance Officer

+1 514-412-1052

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2015 - National Bank of Canada Financial Inc.
  • 2007-2013 - National Bank of Canada Financial Group – Wealth Management
  • 2005-2007 - Norton Rose Fulbright LLP (Formerly Ogilvy Renault LLP) – Mergers & Acquisitions and Securities

Education & Certifications

  • Québec Bar
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Law – Université de Montréal
Eleonora Iacono

Eleonora Iacono

Senior Advisor

+1 514-390-5642

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2006-2013 - Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan – Portfolio Construction & Controls
  • 1996-2006 - Palomino Capital Corporation – Administration

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business – Concordia University
Alexandra Ah-Hu

Alexandra Ah-Hu

Technical Advisor

+1 514-879-3635

Experience

  • 2007 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2000-2004 - ABS – Administration
  • 1997-1998 - Air France – Administration

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in English – Université de la Réunion
Guylaine Étienne

Guylaine Étienne

Technical Advisor

+1 514-879-3693

Experience

  • 2007  to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2003-2007 - National Bank of Canada – Registration

Education & Certifications

  • Certificate in Law (in progress) – Université de Montréal
  • Certificate in Finance – Université du Québec à Montréal
  • Certificate in Business Administration – Université du Québec à Montréal
Louise Guillemette

Louise Guillemette

Manager

+1 514-897-6447

Experience

  • 2008 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 1996-2008 - Hydro-Québec – Pension Fund, Subsidiaries, Treasury & Legal Affairs
  • 1993-1994 - National Bank of Canada – Legal Affairs
  • 1986-1996 - Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce – Middle and Large Business Trading Credit Risk
  • 1984-1986 - Reader’s Digest Canada – Legal Documentation

Education & Certifications

  • Québec Bar
  • Master of Business Administration – McGill University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law – Université de Montréal
Evelyne Morin

Evelyne Morin

General Counsel

+1 514-879-5133

Experience

  • 2006 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2003-2006 - National Bank of Canada – Registration Department and Corporate Secretary’s Office

Education & Certifications

  • CAIA
  • Québec Bar
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Law – McGill University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Common Law – McGill University
Nicolas Charron-Geadah

Nicolas Charron-Geadah

Manager

+1 514-390-5746

Experience

  • 2014 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2011-2014 - Nelligan, O’Brien, Payne LLP – Business Law
  • 2011 - International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)
  • 2010-2011 - Export Development Canada – Corporate Banking
  • 2010 - Computershare Inc. /Computershare Trust Company N.A. – Legal Department

Education & Certifications

  • New York State Bar
  • Quebec Bar and Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Master’s degree in Law (Banking and Financial) – Boston University
  • Master’s degree in Law (Research – Law and Economics) – Université de Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law and Juris Doctor – Université de Sherbrooke
Poseidon Retsinas

Poseidon Retsinas

Manager

+1 514-390-7492

Experience

  • 2010 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2007-2010 - Clifford Chance LLP – Finance and Capital Markets

Education & Certifications

  • Québec Bar
  • Master’s degree in Law and Accounting – London School of Economics
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Law – McGill University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Common Law – McGill University
Laurence Lefebvre

Laurence Lefebvre

Analyst

+1 514-879-3615

Experience

  • 2011 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.

Education & Certifications

  • Québec Bar
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Law – Université de Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – HEC Montreal
Serge Audet

Serge Audet

Senior Analyst

+1 514-390-5636

Experience

  • 2012 to date - Innocap Invesment Management
  • 2008-2012 - National Bank Financial – Treasury Department
  • 2005-2008 - National Bank Trust – Accounting

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – HEC Montréal
Francis Chabot

Francis Chabot

Senior Advisor

+1 514-390-4753

Experience

  • 2006  to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2003-2006 - Viveo Trade and Finance – Information Technology

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering – École Polytechnique de Montréal
Nicolas Di Persio

Nicolas Di Persio

Manager

+1 514-390-5630

Experience

  • 2007 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2005-2007 - Desjardins – Global Asset Management
  • 2001-2003 - Elantis – Quantitative Research

Education & Certifications

  • Graduate Diploma in Parallel Computing – Université des Sciences et Technologies
  • Master’s degree in Parallel and Distributed Computing – Université des Sciences et Technologies
  • Bachelor’s degree in Informatics – Université des Sciences et Technologies
Anguel Houbenov

Anguel Houbenov

Manager

+1 514-390-4769

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2009-2013 - National Bank of Canada – Treasury Department

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics – Université de Montréal
Vladimir Demetrescu

Vladimir Demetrescu

Senior Analyst

+1 514-412-6895

Experience

  • 2015 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2013-2015 - National Bank of Canada – Equity, Fixed Income and Derivative Products Settlement
  • 2010-2012 - National Bank of Canada – Investment

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – Université de Montréal
  • CFA Level II Candidate
  • CAIA Level I Candidate
  • CMT (Level I)
Diana Celestin

Diana Celestin

Senior Analyst

+1 514-413-7133

Experience

  • 2015 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2008-2014 - Department of Justice - Legal data management specialist

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science - Université de Montréal
Anca Vasilescu

Anca Vasilescu

Senior Analyst

+1 514-412-2273

Experience

  • 2016 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2014-2016 - National Bank Financial – Collateral management department
  • 2010-2014 - National Bank Financial – Stock borrow/lending settlement department

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in International business - Concordia University
Dagoberto Lopez

Dagoberto Lopez

Developer

+1 514-390-4767

Experience

  • 2011  to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2006-2009 - Editora del Mar S.A – Information Technology

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering – San Buenaventura University
  • Diploma of College Studies in Programming – Collège Bois de Boulogne
Maher Ouerghi

Maher Ouerghi

Senior Analyst

+1 514-390-5637

Experience

  • 2010 to date - Innocap Invesment Management 
  • 2007-2010 - National Bank of Canada – Direct Brokerage

Education & Certifications

  • CAIA
  • CFA Level III Candidate
  • Graduate Diploma in Financial Economics – Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
  • Master’s degree in Finance – University of Economics and Management of Tunis
Benoit Pelletier

Benoit Pelletier

Quantitative Developer

+1 514-390-4764

Experience

  • 2014 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Mathematical and Computational Finance – Université de Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Economics – Université de Montréal


Catherine Turmel

Catherine Turmel

Senior Analyst

+1 514-390-4766

Experience

  • 2011 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2001-2011 - Desjardins Group – International Asset Management, Alternative Investments, Financial Engineering, Quantitative Research

Education & Certifications

  • Certificate in Business Administration – Université du Québec à Montréal
Charles St-Ours

Charles St-Ours

Manager

+1 514-394-7538

Experience

  • 2004 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 1998-2004 - National Bank of Canada – Treasury Department

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Economic Sciences – Université du Québec à Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics – Université du Québec à Trois Rivières


Luc Berthiaume

Luc Berthiaume

Risk Analyst

+1 514-390-3336

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc. 
  • 2011-2013 - National Bank of Canada – Direct Brokerage

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Financial Engeeniring – Université du Québec à Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in International Finance – Université du Québec à Montréal
Joanie Babin

Joanie Babin

Risk Analyst

+1 514-390-413-6146

Experience

  • 2016 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc. 
  • 2016- National Bank Financial – IA Support & Client offering

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – Sherbrooke University
  • CFA Level II Candidate
Nathaniel Brissette

Nathaniel Brissette

Risk Analyst

+1 514-390-390-5632

Experience

  • 2015 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc. 

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Finance – Sherbrooke University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – Concordia University
Jean-Philippe Lejeune

Jean-Philippe Lejeune

Risk Analyst

+1 514-390-5714

Experience

  • 2016 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc. 
  • 2014-2016 - CWP Energy

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Finance – Université Laval
  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce – Université Laval
Alexis Urli

Alexis Urli

Risk Analyst

+1 514-390-7324

Experience

  • 2016 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc. 
  • 2015-2016 - Innocap Global Investment Management Ltd.

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Economics – Université de Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics – Université de Montréal
Isabelle Roy

Isabelle Roy

Risk Analyst

+1 514-390-7391

Experience

  • 2014 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc. 

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Law and Finance – Queen Mary, University of London
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – University of Ottawa
Bechara Azar

Bechara Azar

Senior Analyst

+1 514-390-5638

Experience

  • 2010 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2005-2010 - HSBC – Alternatives Investment Group and Private Banking

Education & Certifications

  • CAIA, FRM
  • Master’s degree in Management – HEC Paris
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering – American University of Beirut
Benoît Desbiens

Benoît Desbiens

Manager

+1 514-390-7446

Experience

  • 2009  to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.
  • 2005-2009 - National Bank of Canada – Treasury Department

Education & Certifications

  • Master’s degree in Financial Economics – Université de Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance – HEC Montréal
Jonathan Planté

Jonathan Planté

Manager

+1 514-390-7918

Experience

  • 2013 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.             
  • 2010 - Business Development Bank of Canada – Acquisition Middle Market

Education & Certifications

  • CAIA
  • Graduate Diploma in Finance – HEC Montréal
  • Master’s degree in International Business Development – ESC Saint-Étienne
  • Bachelor’s degree in Management – ESC Saint-Étienne
Bradley Toogood

Bradley Toogood

Analyst

+1 514-390-5740

Experience

  • 2016 to date - Innocap Investment Management Inc.

Education & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – Bishop’s University
  • CFA Level II Candidate
  • CAIA Level I Candidate

Team

Innocap’s dynamic, multi-jurisdictional business model attracts seasoned professionals with experience across the Canadian, American and European financial sectors. Team members are stimulated by working in Innocap’s open architecture environment which is home to a broad spectrum of investment strategies.