Ralph E. W. Loader

President, Quaero Investment Solutions Inc.

Ralph has accumulated 40 years of experience in the Investment Industry in Canada, the United States, Europe and the UK, Asia and South Africa. For 22 years (1987 through 2009), Ralph was a senior partner with Brockhouse & Cooper Inc., a leading Canadian investment consultant and global broker-dealer, latterly as the firm’s CEO. In August 2009 he founded QUAERO INVESTMENT SOLUTIONS and has since been contracted as a member of the pension committee of Concordia University (2010-2011) and as Chief Strategist, Institutional for Russell Investments in Canada (2011-2013).

Ralph has recently published his first book, For Love And Money, Reflections On The Essential Disciplines Of Institutional Investment Management, Life And Happiness. He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Concordia University (1974) and he graduated with distinction from Sir George Williams University’s Bachelor of Commerce program in 1971.