Derek Brown

Title: 
Desautels Global Expert; Senior Vice President, Beutel Goodman
Degree(s): 

MBA’08

Biography: 

Derek is a Senior Vice President and Fixed Income Portfolio Manager at Beutel Goodman where he is co-lead of the fixed income team and a member of the Asset Allocation Committee. His strategic responsibilities include macroeconomic strategy, interest rate anticipation and duration management as well total portfolio positioning and risk management. Prior to joining Beutel Goodman, Derek spent over five years as a Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager at Fiera Capital where he was co-lead of the Fiera Tactical Fixed Income Strategies and the lead portfolio manager of the Fiera High Yield Bond Strategies. Prior to this, Derek worked primarily in proprietary trading roles at major financial institutions.

Derek earned his bachelor of commerce degree from Concordia University’s John Molson School of Business and his master of business administration degree from McGill University. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.

Specialization by geographical area: 
Toronto
Group: 
Desautels Global Experts
Stream: 
Investment Management