Committee Leader Biographies
Marcus Turner, CFA - Chair
Marcus Turner is an Investment Principal at Morneau Shepell in their Toronto office. He consults on a wide variety of asset issues including asset allocation strategy, manager structure issues such as currency management, the use of alternative investments and building the right combination of managers. He works with a variety of clients ranging from $100 million in assets to over $2 billion. Prior to joining Morneau Sheppell, Marcus was a senior investment consultant at a multi-national firm for over eight years. Prior to consulting he worked for more than 12 years in the Financial Risk and Capital Markets group of a large financial institution. Marcus graduated from the University of Toronto majoring in Economics and Actuarial Science. He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the Global Association of Risk Professionals. Marcus is currently the Programming Vice Chair of the CFA Society Toronto Board and was formerly chair of the CFA Portfolio Management Committee.
Vacant - Vice Chair
Colette Tom, CFA - Chair
Colette Tom is a Director in the Commodities Division at RBC Capital Markets. Colette is responsible for building global business strategies, producing financial projections and managing performance. Previously, she was a Director in Finance assuming a business advisory role that supported multiple RBC Capital Markets business units. Prior to this role, Colette was part of the Finance Management Development Program which is a two year global leadership rotational program within RBC. She began her career as a business analyst at RBC Wealth Management.
Colette is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has a MBA in Investment Management from the Goodman Institute at Concordia University.