Benjamin is a fixed income trader with Desjardins Capital Markets. He specialises in market making for Canadian fixed income products, in particular Canada Mortgage Bonds. He graduated from HEC Montréal and then completed a Master of Science at Sherbrooke University before acquiring CFA certification. Throughout his studies he worked with Desjardins, starting out in Back-Office and Risk Management and then joining the Fixed Income group in 2008, where he is now Vice-President of Trading.
Benjamin is a proud Montrealer who supports many charitable causes and foundations. Notably, he won the 2017 edition of “Dancing with the Stars”, a friendly dance competition that raises funds for the Just for Kids Foundation benefiting the Montreal Children’s Hospital. He has also been involved in the Let’s Bond event for two years as an ambassador and is now taking his commitment one step further as part of the Sponsorship Committee this year.