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Katherine is Head of Canada for Ninety One (formerly Investec Asset Management). Ninety One manages over US$150 billion in AUM on behalf of a broad cross-section of global asset owners. Katherine is responsible for Canada business development, consultant relations and client engagement, working with a wide variety of institutional investors across the region.
Prior to joining Ninety One, Katherine was a Director and Head of Africa at the World Economic Forum. She started her career in Toronto in 1999 in investment banking with BMO Nesbitt Burns. Subsequently moving into private equity with CIBC Capital Markets and then a single Family Office based in London-Johannesburg.
Katherine holds a Master’s degree from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) in Finance and Economics from the University of Victoria. She holds Series 7 and Series 63 FINRA licenses in the US.
Katherine is an Aspen Institute Finance Leaders Fellow and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network. She currently serves on the Board of Women's College Hospital Foundation in Toronto and is a member of the Board of Governors of St. Michael's University School in Victoria, British Columbia.