Harvinder Kalirai

Title: 
Desautels Global Expert; Senior Vice President, Daily Insights, BCA Research Group
Degree(s): 

BCom'94, MA'95, DPA'95

Biography: 

Harvinder Kalirai is currently BCA's Senior Vice President, Daily Insights. Mr. Kalirai also has a cross-functional role that includes shaping the research view and communicating this message to BCA clients at an executive level. From late 2008 to early 2016, he was Chief Strategist of BCA's Foreign Exchange Strategy service. Prior to joining BCA, Harvinder was Head of Currency Management at CIBC Global Asset Management. Previously, he held various positions at State Street Global Markets from 2000 to 2007, including Senior Macro Strategist (London), Head of Currency Research, Asia-Pacific (Sydney), and Senior Strategist (Boston). He was also a Senior Economist at IDEA (New York) from 1996 to 2000 and an Analyst at the Bank of Canada (Ottawa) from 1995 to 1996. Harvinder has an MA (Economics) and a BCom (Finance) from McGill University. He also holds the CFA designation.

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