Heather Cooke, BComm., CFA, is Senior Vice President – Investment Solutions, Institutional Markets at Fiera Capital. She is responsible for developing investment solutions for institutional clients and expanding Fiera’s multi-asset class solution business. She also chairs Fiera Capital’s Global Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Committee. She was formerly Fiera’s Deputy Chief Investment Officer & SVP of Private Alternatives where she was responsible for the oversight and product development of Fiera’s investment capabilities across both traditional and non- traditional asset classes as well as providing leadership to the ESG initiatives across the firm. She joined Fiera Capital in 2016 and over her accomplished career, brings extensive experience building and managing investment organizations including portfolio management, delegated solutions, manager research and consulting at several leading global investment managers and major consulting firms such as Northern Trust Global Advisors, Mercers Global Investments, Rogerscasey and Unigestion Asset Management Inc (Canada). Heather graduated from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada with a Bachelor of Commerce degree (majoring in Finance). She is also a CFA Charterholder and volunteers at the CFA Society Toronto as Chair of the Institutional Asset Management Committee (IAM). She is also a member of The Ticker Club of Toronto.