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Richard Guay has extensive experience in financial risk management and portfolio management. He is a professor in the Department of Finance at ESG UQAM since 2010.
Professor of finance at HEC Montréal from 1989 to 1995, Richard Guay continued his career at the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. He has held a variety of senior executive positions, including President and Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer and Senior Vice President, Risk Management and Deposit Account Management for the past 14 years. . Before being hired by ESG UQAM, Mr. Guay acted as strategic advisor to the President of the CDPQ. Author and co-author of specialized publications in finance, Mr. Guay has been a guest speaker at some thirty conferences on portfolio management and financial risk management, both in Quebec and abroad. He also acted as a trainer at the Montreal Association of Financial Analysts (CFA Montréal), the Montreal Exchange and the Canadian Securities Institute.
Richard Guay holds a Ph.D. in Financial Economics and a Masters in Economics from Queen's University, Ontario. He also holds a master's degree in finance from HEC Montréal and the professional title of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)