Following graduation from the University of Western Ontario in 1967 with an MA in Econometrics, Bob joined Sun Life Assurance as an equity research analyst. After two years of managing equities with Gerbro Corp., Bob joined the then fledgling TAL Investment Counsel. During his eighteen TAL years, his primary focus was global asset mix and debt markets. He was a major contributor to making TAL one of Canada’s largest and most successful money managers. In 1991, Bob was one of two entrepreneurs who created the Clean Environment Funds. In 1996, he joined CT Investment Management Group as Chief Investment Officer and then assumed management of the Asian portfolio. Bob completed his second MA in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology at University of Toronto in 1992. Bob joined Canso in 2000 and his prime focus is the management of international portfolios.