Chris Couprie, Vice-President, Portfolio Manager & Research Lead – Equities, brings over 20 years of industry experience to his role at CI GAM. Responsible for managing equity portfolios, he is also a research lead for real estate. Prior to joining CI GAM in 2021, Chris was a sell-side real estate analyst for a Canadian investment dealer. Before that, his role included portfolio management at First Asset and another Canadian investment firm. Chris is a CFA charterholder with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto.