François Desmeules, CFA
Assistant Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

François supports the Portfolio Management team in the development of quantitative analysis models, as well as the construction and analysis of risk-return portfolios.


  • 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