and Chief Risk Officer
As Executive Vice-President and Chief Risk Officer, Claude Bergeron oversees the Risk Management group. His responsibilities include investment policy development, risk oversight, global risk measurement, quantitative analysis and modelling, portfolio and transaction analysis, cross-functional risks, including geopolitical risks, as well as promoting a risk culture within the institution. He achieves this by focusing on specialized expertise in CDPQ’s investment areas and applying the tools developed to identify risks. He is also involved in the overall management process.
Co-Chair of the Investment-Risk Committee and Chair of the Operational Risk Committee, Mr.
In 2009, Mr.
Previously in charge of CDPQ’s Legal Affairs and Secretariat, he played a lead role in a number of domestic and international files and major investments, giving him extensive knowledge of public and private financial markets and all asset classes. He was also assigned various mandates and functions for the investment sectors, subsidiaries and general services.
Mr. Bergeron regularly speaks at international events about risk management. He was presented with the Canadian General Counsel of the Year Award in