Drew Millard, MBA
Vice President and Portfolio Manager
Drew brings to the team both a deep understanding of the many facets of the global ETF industry, as well as experience in creating and managing downside risk focused portfolios using ETFs. He is involved in all aspects of the portfolio model process. Drew’s experience in the ETF industry spans a variety of jobs.
In 2009, as an Investment Risk Analyst at Cougar Global Investments, he was instrumental in establishing downside risk focused, portfolio optimizing models, which used ETFs as tactical investment tools. At iShares Canada, he analyzed their family of ETFs to determine the best marketing and distribution strategy to maximize their impact in the Canadian marketplace. Most recently at ETFinsight, he familiarized himself with the Canadian ETF industry at large, as he helped to manage and maintain a database of over 400 products, while also writing numerous articles for industry publications and the company website on trends and investment recommendations. He has a Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies degree from the University of Western Ontario, and an MBA from Dalhousie University.