Ninepoint Partners

Sub Advised by Global Alpha Capital Management

Global Alpha Capital Management Ltd. is an investment management firm specializing in global and international small cap equities. Founded in 2008, the Montreal-based firm manages over $1.3 billion in assets for institutional and high net worth clients.  

Global Alpha is part of the Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group, a multi-boutique asset management firm whose affiliates collectively manage approximately $74 billion in assets.

Robert Beauregard CFA, CMA, CPA

Chief Investment Officer & Portfolio Manager, Global Alpha Capital Management - Sub-Advisor

Robert is Chief Investment Officer for Global Alpha and is lead portfolio manager for its global small cap equity strategies. Robert is also responsible for global coverage of the energy and utilities sectors.

Robert brings over 20 years of financial and investment industry experience to the firm. Prior to founding Global Alpha, Robert was Senior Vice President and portfolio manager at Natcan Investment Management where he managed over $1.5 billion in Canadian and global small cap equities. Before joining Natcan, Robert managed a global high tech portfolio and co-managed the Canadian Small Cap Equity Fund for Caisse de Dépôt du Québec. He has held senior operational, financial and risk management roles with various multi-nationals, including Alcan, IBM and Grant Thornton.

Robert received a B.Admin. from the Royal Military College and an MBA from McGill University. He holds the CFA designation and is Chartered Professional Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant.

Qing Ji ME, MBA, CFA

Portfolio Manager, Global Alpha Capital Management - Sub-Advisor

Qing is a Portfolio Manager responsible for the Asia-Pacific region, as well as global coverage of the Consumer Discretionary and Consumer Staples sectors.

In the eight years before joining Global Alpha, Qing worked in the financial industry in Canada, Singapore and Switzerland. Most recently, she was Senior Analyst – Financial Markets for the Bank of Canada. Prior to that, Qing held various analyst and wealth management positions with Laurentian Bank Securities, ING Private Bank Asia (Singapore), Credit Lyonnais (Singapore) and Temenos Systems SA (Switzerland).

Qing has a Bachelor of Economics from Xiamen University (China), a Master of Economics from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (China), an MBA from McGill University and is a CFA charterholder. She is fluent in English, French and Mandarin.