Mr. Blake C. Goldring, CFA MBA, is an Executive Chairman at AGF Investments, Inc., AGF Management Ltd., a Chairman at Canada Co. (Canada), a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at AGF Trust Co., a Governor at Toronto Club, a Member at CFA Society Toronto, a Member at United Way Toronto, a Member at World Presidents' Organization, a Member-Leadership Council at Toronto Financial Services Alliance and a President-International Alumni Council at University of Toronto.
He is on the Board of Directors at Smith & Williamson Financial Services Ltd., Smith & Williamson Holdings Ltd., AGFIA Ltd., Alignvest Management Corp., C.D. Howe Institute, Canadian Film Centre, InstarAGF Essential Infrastructure (USP) LP, NCL Investments Ltd., Nobul Corp., Smith & Williamson Investment Services Ltd., Smith & Williamson Services Ltd. and The Sunnybrook Foundation.
He is focused on furthering key partner relationships and deepening AGF’s strength within the alternative investments space, while also driving continued shareholder value by representing AGF on the Smith & Williamson Board and serving on AGF’s various entity Boards.
Mr. Goldring was employed as a Chairman by The Bishop Strachan School, a Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer by Global Strategy Master LP, a President by The Investment Funds Institute of Canada, a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by AGF Master LP, a Chairman by Bishop, Inc., a Governor by Royal Military College of Canada, a Chairman by Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, a President by The National Club, and a Member by United Way of Greater Toronto.
He also served on the board at Business Council of Canada, Toronto Symphony Orchestra and World Wildlife Fund (Canada).
He holds an Honors BA in Economics from the University of Toronto and a Masters of Business Administration from INSEAD in France.
He is also a member of the Toronto Society of Financial Analysts, a CFA charter holder and a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers.