Gary Perron CFA
Vice Chairman, CPL and CPWM
Gary Perron is the founder of Perron & Partners Wealth Management Corp. (“Perron & Partners”), an independent practice that has been offering objective, flexible investment services to high net worth families, foundations and endowments in Western Canada. Mr. Perron is also a founder of Norrep Capital Management (NCM) and integral to the success and growth of the mutual fund company over the past 20 years. He is an investment industry veteran with over 35 years of investment management experience.
Mr. Perron is a director of Cumberland Investment Counsel Inc., and Vice Chairman and Portfolio Manager at Cumberland Private Wealth Management Inc. (collectively “Cumberland Private Wealth”). In addition, he is Vice Chairman and director of Cumberland Partners Limited (“CPL”) following the merger of Perron & Partners with Cumberland Private Wealth, and their related entities.
Over the past three decades, Mr. Perron has developed a proven track record, various market specializations and a distinct ability to identify market opportunities. He has held directorships and board positions at many public and private companies and has served on the Investment Dealers Association Advisory Board. Since 1998, Mr. Perron has served as the non-executive chairman of Norrep Investment Management Group Inc., parent company of NCM Norrep Capital Management Ltd. which today manages 14 public investment funds, among other fund mandates. He has a Chartered Financial Analyst designation and a Bachelor of Commerce Honors Degree from the University of Manitoba.
Mr. Perron is a shareholder of Cumberland Partners Limited, the firm’s parent company.