Yanick Desnoyers
Vice-President and Senior Economist

Yanick is responsible for monitoring and analyzing economic developments. In partnership with Addenda Capital’s Executive Vice-President and Chief Economic Strategist, he contributes to the development of the economic scenarios that underpin the Firm’s investment strategies.

Member of:

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


  • Addenda Capital: Vice-President and Senior Economist (since 2019)
  • 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