Martin Lalonde, MBA, CFA
President and Portfolio Manager
Martin Lalonde is founder, President and Portfolio Manager of Rivemont. He has many years of experience in the financial markets. Before founding Rivemont Investments, he was a senior investment, mergers and acquisitions analyst for a major Canadian organization.
As Portfolio Manager, Mr. Lalonde is responsible for all the strategies of the firm. In that role, he is responsible for the construction of the portfolios including determining the allocation between the different asset classes and the selection of securities.
Mr. Lalonde holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Ottawa with specialization in international trade from the École supérieure de commerce of Reims, in France. He also holds the title of CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and is an active member of the Ottawa CFA Society. He is also a member of the Leaders Club of the Gatineau Chamber of Commerce and of the Table d’action en entrepreneuriat, an initiative of the Government of Quebec to foster a healthier business environment in the Outaouais region and across Quebec. Finally, Mr. Lalonde is a financial commentator and he hosts a weekly chronicle at 104.7 FM.
Jean Lamontagne is Vice President, Business Development and Client Servicing. In that position, his main role is to promote the investment strategies of the firm with private clients, brokers, consultants and financial planners.
Previously, Mr. Lamontagne held the position of Vice President at Triasima Portfolio Management. Prior to that role, he held senior consulting positions at Towers Watson and Towers Perrin in the areas of investment and retirement.
He is the President of the Board of the Fondation du Grand séminaire de Montréal. He holds the titles of CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and FCIA (Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries) and he completed a Bachelor’s degree in actuarial science from Université Laval.
Antoine Parent joined Rivemont in June 2016 as Analyst, Investments and Administration. His main responsibilities consist in assisting the portfolio manager in the analysis of the markets, sectors and securities as well as a number of other responsibilities related to portfolio administration and compliance.
Mr. Parent holds a BSc in Business Administration with a major in Finance from HEC Montreal and he currently pursues the CFA designation.