Craig Senyk, CFA
Vice Chairman, Institutional Portfolio Manager
Craig Senyk is the Vice Chairman and an institutional portfolio manager at Mawer Investment Management, which he joined in 1997. He is responsible for the management of institutional and private client investment portfolios. He is a member of the firm’s Risk Management Committee and Ownership Oversight Committee.
Mr. Senyk is also the co-manager of the Mawer Tax Effective Balanced Fund, which employs a tax effective overlay strategy. This strategy works to ensure that clients retain as much of their pre-tax return on an after-tax basis as possible. He has researched, written and spoken on a number of after-tax strategies as they apply to the Canadian investor and taxpayer.
Mr. Senyk has investment experience since 1996 and is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder with a Bachelor of Commerce degree (with Distinction) from the University of Alberta, which he obtained in 1995. Along with his wife Cara, he hosts the annual Jamboree for Charity in support of community based charities and Canadian country music artists. He is also a member of the Board for Theatre Calgary, and a member of the CFA Institute and Toastmasters International. He has been recognized as one of Calgary’s Top 40 under 40 and is a past president of the CFA Society Calgary.