Senior Vice-President and Deputy Head
Helen Beck oversees the teams managing the Canadian Equity and Index Management portfolios. As part of her role at CDPQ, Helen is Chairperson of both the Canadian Equity and the Index Management Investment Committees. She is also a member of the Global Equity and Relationship Investing Committees. She has over 20 years of experience as an analyst and portfolio manager in the Canadian stock market. She began her career at the Montreal Exchange and spent 15 years with the CN Investment Division where she managed the Canadian equity and North American equity portfolios, and was a member of the Division’s executive committee. Prior to joining CDPQ in April 2014, she was Head of Canadian Equities and a Partner at Jarislowsky Fraser, where she served on the Investment Strategy Committee. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Finance from Concordia University and is a CFA charterholder.