Professional Development

Montréal : Hôtel Bonaventure Montréal, 900 Rue de la Gauchetière O.

Jacques Lussier

Jacques Lussier is CEO and CIO at IPSOL CAPITAL. A former academician at HEC Montréal, he has worked in the financial industry for 18 years at Desjardins Global Asset Management (DGAM) where he was chief investment strategist until March 2013. During his career, Mr. Lussier has been involved in most segments of the asset management industry: portfolio policy and global asset allocation for institutional clients, funds of funds management (both alternatives and traditional), research leading to product design and product management in the equity, commodity, and asset allocation space, and management of high net worth platforms. 

Mr. Lussier earned an MSc in finance from HEC Montréal and a PhD in international business from the University of South Carolina. He is a chartered financial analyst (CFA) and president of the Montréal CFA Society (2013–2015). He is a board member of Retraite Québec and a member of its investment and audit committees. He is also a member of the advisory board of InvestorLit and the author of the book Successful Investing Is A Process published by Wiley and Bloomberg Press in January 2013.