François Desmeules, CFA
Assistant Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

François participates in the development and monitoring of customized and alternative investment strategies. He also contributes to the study and implementation of the active duration strategy.


  • Addenda Capital: Assistant Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income (since 2019); Senior Analyst, Quantitative Research and Assistant Trader (2018-2019); Analyst, Quantitative Research (2014-2018)
  • CIBC Asset management: Analyst, Performance (2010-2014)
  • Various projects in Brazil: (2008-2009) 
  • GE Capital Solutions Canada (cooperative program internships): Assistant Account Manager (2008); Financial Analyst (2006-2007)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Université de Sherbrooke
  • Holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) designation
  • Completed the level 1 of the CIPM program