Rob Boston is a Partner and Practice Leader for the Investment Consulting group for Ontario and Western Canada. Rob has over 20 years of investment consulting experience, with clients including multi- employer pension plans for several British Columbia unions. He has also served as Chief Compliance Officer for Morneau Shepell Asset & Risk Management Ltd. and is currently the chair of the company’s Socially Responsible Investing team.
Before joining Morneau Shepell, Rob managed a $3.4 billion pension plan for a large financial organization and has designed, developed, and implemented investment performance measurement and analysis systems for two of Canada’s largest financial institutions. He has also developed investment strategies for institutional asset managers and has helped design unique benchmarking strategies for insurance product liabilities.
At a large Investor and Treasury Services company, Robert served as subject matter expert in establishing the transition management practice to optimize asset transfers that included the development, monitoring and reporting on trade execution and implementation shortfall. He also researched, recommended and helped implement compliance software services.
Rob has authored numerous articles on various areas in investment finance for industry publications. He is also a popular speaker for a variety of organizations including Canadian Pension Benefits Institute, Association of Canadian Pension Managers, Institute of Canadian Real Estate Fiduciaries and the Society of Actuaries.
Rob holds an Honours BA from McMaster University.