Bryan Brown, Vice-President, Portfolio Manager – Equities, is a member of the Canadian equity team as lead manager of Canadian growth strategies, which includes the CI Canadian All Cap Equity Income Fund, CI Canadian Equity Fund, and CI Canadian Equity Income Private Trust mandates. He brings over 18 years of experience to his role, is committed to identifying leading growth companies throughout different cycles, and is a member of the technology research team with a focus on Canada. Prior to joining CI GAM in 2013, Bryan was an equity research analyst at Macquarie Capital Markets Canada. Before that, he was a senior staff accountant at Ernst & Young LLP. Bryan is a CPA, CA, and CFA charterholder and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (Honors) from Wilfrid Laurier University. He is a User Advisory Council (UAC) member of the Canadian Accounting Standards Board and has completed the Options Licensing Course. In addition, having completed the Derivatives Fundamental and Futures Licensing courses, Bryan is a registered Commodity Trading Manager.