Joel Clark, CFA
Chief Executive Officer & Portfolio Manager
Joel is the Chief Executive Officer and a Portfolio Manager at KJ Harrison Investors.
Joel is responsible for driving the firm’s strategic vision in pursuit of building the most relevant private client firm in Canada. Working with a team of partners, Joel has proudly built KJ Harrison Investors over the past 20 years from $80 million in AUM in 2001 to over $1.5 billion in AUM, where it stands today.
In addition, Joel manages the investment portfolios, on a discretionary basis, for a significant base of high net worth and ultra high net worth individuals and families throughout Canada.
Prior to joining KJ Harrison Investors, Joel was an Analyst at Canadian Mortgage Capital Corp. where he was responsible for underwriting commercial real estate financing opportunities and placing them with third party Canadian financial institutions.
Joel is a graduate of Acadia University (Bachelor of Business Administration) and is a CFA Charterholder. In addition, Joel serves on the Board of Whitehall Apartments Inc. and the Advisory Board of Borealis GeoPower.
Joel is actively involved in his community and is a big supporter of the Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital and a former board member of the Oakville Hospital Foundation. Joel is currently a member of the board at GraceMed in Oakville.
In addition to investing, Joel enjoys spending time with his wife, Kelly, and their two children, as well as participating in various sports including squash, tennis, and skiing.