Nessim Mansoor heads up the Canadian Large Cap Equity Team at Fiera. He is the lead manager of the Canadian Equity and the Canadian Equity Dividend investment strategies, and is jointly responsible for managing the Canadian Equity Core investment strategy.
Mr. Mansoor has over 20 years of industry experience and joined the firm in 2016. Prior experiences include positions as Senior Portfolio Manager, Canadian Equities and Vice President, Canadian Equities at major Canadian investment management firms.
Mr. Mansoor graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), majoring in Economics and Accounting. He also obtained the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), Chartered Accountant (CA) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designations.
Mr. Mansoor has won three Fundata FundGrade A+ Awards for 2015 and 2016 for two retail funds under his management.
Mr. Mansoor is a member of the User Advisory Council of the Canadian Accounting Standards Board.
Nicholas Smart is a member of the Canadian Equity Team and assists in managing Canadian Equity ESG, Ethical and Fossil Fuel Free mandates. He is also involved in the advancement of Responsible Investing and ESG Integration at Fiera Capital. He joined Fiera Capital in 2016 and has nine years of industry experience. Prior to joining Fiera Capital, he worked on Canadian Equity and Global Small Cap mandates at Empire Life Investments.
Nicholas graduated from Carleton University with Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts degrees and is a CFA Charterholder.
Tony Rizzi is a member of the Canadian Equity Team and assists with research and portfolio construction for a number of Canadian Equity mandates.
Mr. Rizzi has over nine years of industry experience and joined the firm in 2016. Prior experiences include a position as a Senior Analyst at Empire Life Investments and Director, Institutional Research as CIBC Capital Markets.
Mr. Rizzi graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Engineering Science. He also holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the Richard Ivey School of Business as well as the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.
They are assisted by one analyst.