Doug Cooper

Doug Cooper, CFA
Senior Portfolio Manager, Canadian Equities

Doug joined Empire Life Investments Inc. in 2017 as a Portfolio Manager. He is a member of the Investment Team providing investment management for segregated funds1 and mutual funds2.

Doug is the lead manager of the Empire Life Dividend Growth GIF and Empire Life Dividend Growth Mutual Fund. He is the co-manager of Empire Life Asset Allocation GIF, Empire Life Canadian Equity GIF and Empire Life Elite Equity GIF.

Doug began his career in the industry in 1999 and has held increasingly progressive roles with a leading Canadian investment firm. His experience includes working on two industry award winning funds and most recently was Vice President and Portfolio Manager for three funds where he researched and analyzed global and Canadian equities.

Doug holds a BA in Economics and Philosophy from Queen’s University and also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.

1 Issued by The Empire Life Insurance Company.
2 Offered by Empire Life Investments Inc.