About AIMA Canada

AIMA Canada, a National Group of AIMA in Canada, was formed in March 2003 to act as the voice of the alternative investment industry in Canada. It marks its 20th anniversary in 2023.

AIMA Canada's corporate members include hedge fund and private credit managers, institutional investors, IIROC dealers, consultants, administrators, auditors, lawyers, prime brokers and other service providers. In addition to working with regulators and holding events in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary, AIMA Canada has developed a wide body of educational materials and research for the local market. To contact AIMA Canada, please email [email protected]





AIMA Canada Executive Committee


The AIMA Canada Executive Board oversees and supports all of the sub-committees and liaises with AIMA headquarters in London (UK) to ensure consistency in fulfilling AIMA's, and the sub-committees', mandates and fosters cooperation between committees, members and other stakeholders.

2022-2024 members are as follows:

Director  Claire Van Wyk-Allan AIMA Canada
Chair Belle Kaura Third Eye Capital
Deputy Chair Liam O’Sullivan RPIA 
Treasurer Derek Hatoum PwC LLP
Legal Counsel Darin Renton Stikeman Elliot LLP
Member Mark Hannoush Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan 
  Alana Johnston Gould Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets 
  Peter Boffo TD Securities 
  Kimberley Jansen BMO Capital Markets
  Lloyd Perruzza Dynamic Funds 
  Max Kimpton Innocap
  Lillian Ferndriger BMO Global Asset Management
  Andrew Tyler Picton Mahoney Asset Management
  Mike Tocheri

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Meet the 2020 - 2022 members of the AIMA Canada Executive Committee

Meet the AIMA Canada Executive Committee! from AIMA on Vimeo.