Mr. David R. Oliver joined CDSPI’s Board, as an Observer, in January 2019 and was elected to the Board as a Director in May 2019. Currently, Mr. Oliver serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of BRJO Investments Ltd. Previously, he held the position of National Lead and Vice President at MD Financial Management, heading MD Private Investment Counsel and MD Management. Prior to joining MD Financial Management, he was the Chief Portfolio Manager, Vice President and Executive Director at CIBC, as well as Vice President and Portfolio Manager at TD Bank.
Mr. Oliver currently serves on multiple Boards, including Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company, the Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority, BRJO Investments Ltd., and the Auto Sector Retiree Health Care Trust. Previously, he served on the Board of Directors of North York Arts and was a Member of the Canadian Medical Association Pension Plan Investment Committee.
Mr. Oliver graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master’s Degree in Economics. As well, he was awarded the Corporate Director Certificate from Harvard Business School. Mr. Oliver holds the Chartered Director, Chartered Financial Analyst, Chartered Investment Manager, and Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute designations.