Ian A. McKinnon, CFA
Chief Investment Officer

Ian focuses on creating synergies between portfolio management teams while fostering collaboration among the investment teams and with Sustainable Investing, Economics, Operations and Client Partnerships and Business Development to support consistent and superior performance for our clients.

Member of:

  • Executive Committee
  • Investment Committee (Chair)
  • Investment Risk Committee
  • Credit Committee
  • Asset Mix Committee (Chair)
  • Product Management Committee
  • Valuation Committee
  • Sustainable Investing Committee
  • Best Execution Committee
  • Brokerage Committee
  • Core Plus Investment Strategy Committee


  • Addenda Capital: Chief Investment Officer (since 2024); Executive Vice-President, Core Fixed Income (2018-2024); Co-Chief Investment Officer, Core Fixed Income and Insurance (2016-2018); Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Core Fixed Income and Insurance (2015-2016); Senior Vice-President, Core Fixed Income and Head, Corporate Bonds (2014-2015); various positions within Addenda Capital (2000-2014)
  • Alphaquest Investment Management: Vice-President, Fixed Income (1999-2000)
  • McLean Budden/Sun Life Investment Management: Vice-President, Fixed Income and Money Market Portfolio Manager (1992-1998)
  • CT Investment Counselling Inc.: Money Market Trader and Equity Research Assistant (1988-1992)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business Diploma from Wilfrid Laurier University 
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation