Global Conference 2017
André Bourbonnais is President and CEO of PSP Investments, one of Canada's largest pension investment managers with $116.8 billion of assets under management. Previously, Mr. Bourbonnais spent nine years with the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, where he was Senior Managing Director & Global Head of Private Investments. As such, he was responsible for private investments totaling over $65 billion. Earlier, he oversaw the 2005 initial public offering of Addenda Capital Inc., a leading fixed income manager, and managed private equity portfolios for the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec from 2001 to 2004. A lawyer by training, Mr. Bourbonnais began his career in 1986 with Stikeman Elliott LLP. After three years in Europe working for a merger and acquisition consulting firm, he joined Teleglobe, a leading international telecommunications company, where he became Chief Legal Officer in 1995 until its acquisition by BCE in 2000. Mr. Bourbonnais is a graduate of the University of Ottawa and the London School of Economics.