Yanick Desnoyers
Chief Economic Strategist

Yanick conducts the analysis and monitoring of economic activity, inflation, and financial markets. He develops the economic scenarios that serve as the backdrop for Addenda’s various investment strategies.

Member of:

  • Asset Mix Committee
  • Editorial Committee
  • Active Duration Investment Committee


  • Addenda Capital: Chief Economic Strategist (since 2024); Vice-President and Senior Economist (2019-2024)
  • Québec Federation of Real Estate Boards: Manager, Market Analysis (2018-2019)
  • Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec: Deputy Chief Economist (2011-2018)
  • National Bank of Canada: Deputy Chief Economist (2008-2011); Senior Economist (2003-2008)
  • Bank of Canada: Senior Economist (2000-2002); Economist (1997-2000)


  • Master’s degree in Economics specialized in Macroeconomics and Macro-econometrics from Université du Québec à Montréal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Université du Québec à Montréal