Ian Tam, CFA is Director of Investment Research, for Morningstar Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc. In his current role, Tam is tasked with evangelizing Morningstar’s thought leadership across multiple stakeholder groups within Canada’s investment industry inclusive of individual investors, advisors, asset managers, industry trade bodies, and regulators. He is also currently the Chair of the Canadian Investment Funds Standards Committee, which oversees mutual fund, ETF, and segregated fund classifications in Canada. Tam holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation. In his spare time Tam is an avid yogi, an amateur rock climber, and is currently raising a large rambunctious puppy.