Team

Antoine Lajoie, CFA, M.SC

Antoine Lajoie, CFA, M.SC

PRESIDENT

A CFA charterholder, Antoine Lajoie has over twenty five years’ experience in financial risk management solutions for companies trading internationally and in local markets.

His expertise in risk management related to currency, interest rates and commodities allows him to offer efficient solutions which better monetize each of his clients’ transactions.

A CFA charterholder, Antoine Lajoie has over twenty years’ experience in financial risk management solutions for companies trading internationally and in local markets.

His expertise in risk management related to currency, interest rates and commodities allows him to offer efficient solutions which better monetize each of his clients’ transactions.

LEARN MORE
In 1996, Antoine joined the National Bank treasury as a corporate advisor. He has contributed to many sectors, such as money markets, interest rate derivatives, as well as currency and commodity markets.

Promoted to Managing Director, Antoine lead the Foreign Exchange and Derivatives team, managing over 25 corporate consultants in currency, interest rate and commodity risk management. As an experienced strategist for Canadian firms (SMEs and large corporations), Antoine left his mark by developing innovative strategies solving complex risk management issues for importers and exporters.

Determined, professional and an excellent communicator, he has gained extensive experience throughout his career at the National Bank. In order to understand, identify and analyze the reality of thousands of companies across a vast spectrum of size and activity, Antoine Lajoie uses a unique structured approach which provides his clients with a customized financial risk management strategy tailored to their reality.

Alexandre Emond-Russo

Alexandre Emond-Russo

Associate Portfolio Manager

Holder of the CFA designation, Alexandre is dedicated to the success of local companies by developing value-added solutions.

Holder of the CFA designation, Alexandre is dedicated to the success of local companies by developing value-added solutions.

With his early experience in investment advisory for renowned banks and in risk management for Canada’s most prominent agricultural Coop, Alexandre brings a new eye to FINMETRIX. After earning his bachelor’s degree – major in finance, minor in accounting at Concordia University in 2016, he obtained the CFA designation in 2019. He stands out with his curiosity and dedication to teamwork.

Mathieu Noel

Mathieu Noel

Assistant-Manager

Mathieu has over 20 years of experience in trading, financial risk management and derivatives.

Mathieu has over 20 years of experience in trading, financial risk management and derivatives.

He joined Scotiabank’s wealth management department in 2008 to take over the management of the commodities department in Montreal. He began his career as an option and derivatives trader for a futures broker, MF Global. He was later appointed to lead a broker’s team at R.J O’Brien. Leading a team of 7 brokers, they were responsible for the management and development of a client base in Canada and Mexico. In addition, through the years he acquired the titles of derivatives market specialists and Chartered Investment Manager. The expertise gained during his career has allowed him to have an understanding of the reality of local as well as international businesses.
Normand Faubert

Normand Faubert

Collaborator

Specialist known in foreign exchange markets, author, lecturer, training supervisor, banker, and advisor, all totalling over 30 years’ experience.

Specialist known in foreign exchange markets, author, lecturer, training supervisor, banker, and advisor, all totalling over 30 years’ experience.

Norman never hesitates to challenge accepted ideas and false beliefs pertaining to the management of exchange rate issues. As a consultant, he has worked with many companies that seek excellence in their management practices and leave nothing to chance when it comes to reaching their full profit potential, as procured by their international presence.

Thomas Feldt

Thomas Feldt

Director Risk Analysis

18 years of experience in finance, trading and risk management.

18 years of experience in finance, trading and risk management.

Thomas started his career in 2004, trading equities and derivatives for institutional clients at the Montreal-based brokerage firm Trade Desk America. In 2008, he co-founded and became Head Trader of the Hedge Fund Arkanar Financial. Subsequently, he oversaw Asset Allocation at Hansa Fincon before joining FINMETRIX in May 2021.
In his 18-years of career, he gained a deep understanding of the international financial markets and developed the expertise required to effectively manage financial risks.