Maxime Houde

Director, Portfolio Manager, Thematic Investments
iA Global Asset Management Inc.

Maxime Houde

Maxime joined iA Global Asset Management in 2015. He specializes in North American equities and employs a high-conviction, thematic approach to security selection.

Maxime was previously an assistant portfolio manager and has also held a number of progressively senior analyst and fund oversight roles. He began his industry career at Desjardins.

Maxime holds the CFA designation and a Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance) degree from Laval University.

"Technological innovation is a key engine of economic growth and a strong driver of attractive long-term return potential."

Maxime’s philosophy

Maxime believes that a thematic approach focused on disruptive innovation, combined with a disciplined investment and risk management process, can help investors achieve their long-term wealth-creation goals. His collaborative approach to security screening and selection ensures that his portfolios leverage the full depth and breadth of iA’s institutional-calibre talent, resulting in a portfolio of the team’s best ideas.