Anish Chopra, CA, CFA, CBV, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, TD ASSET MANAGEMENT INC.

Anish Chopra, CA, CFA, CBV

Managing Director and Portfolio Manager

Anish Chopra joined TD Asset Management Inc. in 1998. He has lead management responsibilities on the Canadian Value and Target Return strategies for both TD Mutual Funds and TD Waterhouse Private Investment Counsel. Anish is also the lead manager for several institutional hedge fund strategies. In addition, he is a part of the management team supporting the TD Pension Fund and a member of the TD Wealth Asset Allocation Committee. Anish was the inaugural recipient of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators (CICBV) Top Chartered Business Valuator Under 40 Award and was recently recognized with the CICBV Communicator Award. Anish has over 11 years experience managing proprietary funds within TDAM, with knowledge in Canadian, U.S. and global equities as well as numerous absolute return strategies. Prior to joining TDAM, Anish worked as a member of TD Securities' mergers and acquisitions group. Anish appears regularly on television as well as in print media discussing business and investment issues. He has presented at numerous investment industry conferences across North America. For over a decade, Anish also served as a Course Leader and Course Co-Author for numerous finance courses with the CICBV. He has served as an instructor for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario. In addition, Anish has been a guest lecturer at many business schools including the Schulich School of Business (York University) and the John Molson School of Business (Concordia University). Anish is very involved in community affairs. He is the Vice Chair of the User Advisory Council of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, serves as a member of the Ontario Judicial Council and is a Chapter Executive with the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association in Toronto. He also held numerous positions on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Cancer Society (Central Toronto Unit) where, as Chairperson of the Fundraising Committee, he led the unit in receiving the Toronto Regional Fundraising Award. Anish holds a Masters of Accounting (Gold Medalist) from the University of Waterloo, and is a Chartered Accountant as well as a CFA charterholder. He also holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation and is a Chartered Business Valuator (Canadian Gold Medalist).