What Graduates Need to Know About the Canadian Alternatives Industry
Date: February 21, 2018
Location: Montréal, QC
Venue: McGill University

McGill University and CAASA are proud to present a panel discussion and networking event on the Canadian hedge fund industry and career opportunities therein. This is a content-packed session for those who might look to enter the hedge fund/alternative investment industry either right out of school or down the line. Open to all students, you will learn about what it takes to be a portfolio manager or trader (Finance Students); fund or service provider salesperson (Finance, Marketing students); fund administration, audit or compliance professional (Accounting, Law); and other associated service providers such as prime brokers (Finance, Accounting, Law) and securities lawyers (Law).


4:30 – 5:00 pm Registration
5:00 – 6:30 pm Panel discussion and Q&A
Onwards – meet up at local pub, more casual discussion

Registration Pricing

Complimentary for McGill students.


insert image here
Pierre-Philippe Ste- Marie, Chief investment Officer, Optimum Asset Management Inc. (BA, McGill University; M.Sc. Carnegie Mellon University)
insert image here
Alexander Matthews, Senior Investment Analyst, Palomino Capital Corp. (B Comm, McGill University)
insert image here
François Dufour, Vice President of Business Development, LionGuard Capital Management Inc. (B.A. Econ, Bishop’s University; MBA, Université de Sherbrooke; M.Sc. France Business School)
insert image here
James Burron, President, CAASA (BBA, Simon Fraser University)

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.