Team Member: Ron Schwarz

Ronald (Ron) Schwarz, Canagement Canada where he was responsible for a Canadian Small Cap Equity fund and sat on the asset mix committee. Prior to that, he was Managing Director and Head of Canadian Cash Equities at CIBC Capital Markets where he was responsible for equity sales, trading, research and prime brokerage and electronic trading operations.

Mr. Schwarz received his undergraduate degree in Finance at Concordia University in 1991 and earned his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1995. Ron also completed the ICD’s Governance Essentials for NFP Directors in 2012.   

He is currently the Chair of CFA Societies Canada and is also a member of the advisory board of SideDrawer Inc, a secure document management solution company.  Ron previously served as a director and Chair of the Board at CHC Student Housing, a publicly listed student housing real estate company where he additionally served on the Audit Committee and Compensation and Governance committees. Ron also served on the private board of Electric Sky Wine LLC, a joint venture between Interscope Records and Anheiser Busch. He also served on the board of directors of Noble Iron Inc., a TSX-V listed rental equipment and software company, where he chaired the Audit Committee. Ron was a two-term member of the Ontario Securities Commission’s Small-Medium Enterprise Committee.