Bank of Canada appoints Desjardins to board

Jean-Guy Desjardins has been appointed to the board of directors of the Bank of Canada and will take up the position immediately.

Source: Toronto Star

The Bank of Canada has appointed a Montreal-based money manager to its board of directors.

The central bank said today that Jean-Guy Desjardins, chief executive of Fiera Capital Inc., will take his position on the board immediately.

Before Fiera, Desjardins spent 29 years with TAL Global Asset Management Inc., a big institutional investor based in