Senior Vice-President, Head of Public Equities
iA Global Asset Management Inc.
Jean-René joined iA Global Asset Management (iAGAM) in 2021 and has over 20 years of industry experience. In addition to co-managing several iA Clarington mandates, he leads iAGAM’s Fundamental and Quantitative Equity teams. His role is to create a distinctive investment culture and develop robust processes that will help the firm’s portfolio managers capture opportunities and mitigate risk in today’s challenging markets.
Prior to joining iAGAM, Jean-René held a variety of senior leadership and portfolio management roles at the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation and Hexavest. His experience includes managing portfolios of over $20 billion in assets and implementing highly sophisticated investment processes aimed at risk-conscious wealth creation. He began his career as a researcher at Desjardins Capital Markets.
Jean-René holds a Master’s degree in finance from Sherbrooke University and is a CFA charterholder.
"I'm looking for quality businesses with consistently strong earnings and free cash flows – the key ingredients of long-term dividend growth and capital appreciation.”
Jean-René’s goal is to provide investors with capital appreciation and attractive income streams using a combination of top-down and bottom-up approaches to security selection. He aims to select quality businesses with excellent management teams and strong balance sheets.
- IA Clarington Canadian Dividend Fund
- IA Clarington Canadian Leaders Class
- IA Clarington Dividend Growth Class
- IA Clarington Dividend Growth GIF
- IA Clarington Global Dividend Fund
- IA Clarington Global Value Fund
- IA Clarington Global Value GIF
- IA Clarington Thematic Innovation Class
- IA Clarington U.S. Dividend Growth Fund
- IA Clarington U.S. Dividend Growth GIF
Weekly Macro & Market Update
Videos | Feb. 23, 2024
Differentiated Global Dividend Investing for Today's Complex Markets
Videos | Feb. 15, 2024
An Update on the IA Clarington Strategic Funds
Webcasts | Feb. 6, 2024
An Update on the IA Wealth Enhanced Bond Pool
Videos | Jan. 18, 2024
2024 Market Outlook
Reports | Dec. 15, 2023