Ian Cooke

CFA
Portfolio Manager
QV Investors Inc.

Ian Cooke

Ian joined QV Investors in September 2006. He is the firm’s Chief Investment Officer and also serves as a Director. He co-manages the IA Clarington Canadian Small Cap Fund.

Prior to joining QV, Ian was the Vice-President of Research and Director at a Calgary-based investment management firm. He was selected as a TopGun Investment Mind by Brendan Wood International in 2015/2016 and 2017.

Ian completed his Bachelor of Commerce degree with distinction at the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business. He is also a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Society Calgary.

Ian remains involved with the Haskayne School of Business as a mentor for the Calgary Portfolio Management Trust and as a former sessional instructor of Security Analysis and Investing.

"I use a disciplined, risk-conscious investment process to select high-quality, fundamentally sound businesses with potential for significant growth."

Ian's philosophy

Ian's goal is to build high-conviction portfolios that exhibit measurably better value, growth, dividend and credit characteristics than the benchmark while maintaining broad industry diversification and a focus on risk management.


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