Maxime Aucoin

Executive Vice-President and Head of Total Portfolio

Maxime Aucoin is Executive Vice-President and Head of Total Portfolio. He heads portfolio construction, asset allocation and currency management activities. He co-chairs the Strategy and Execution Committee, which oversees the strategic positioning of CDPQ’s total portfolio. He is also a member of the Executive Committee and the Investment-Risk Committee.

Mr. Aucoin was previously Senior Vice-President, Total Portfolio and Vice-President, Strategy. Before joining CDPQ in 2012, he worked for management consulting firm McKinsey & Company and Cirque du Soleil.

He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from HEC Montréal. He is also a CFA charterholder.


Mr. Aucoin is a member of Ivanhoé Cambridge’s Board of Directors, the Steering Board of the Centre d’études et de recherches internationales de l’Université de Montréal (CERIUM) and the major fundraising campaign committee of the Fondation Madeli-Aide pour l’éducation. From 2013 to 2017, he was Chairman of the Board of Directors of Taking Root, an innovative reforestation non-profit.


- Investment
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