Colin Ripsman

Colin Ripsman

Colin Ripsman, LL.B., MBA, founded Elegant Investment Solutions in 2019, bringing 25 years of investment experience gleaned from senior roles with several leading consulting and investment management firms. Prior to joining Elegant IS, Colin was Vice President & Portfolio Manager - Institutional Client Services with Foyston, Gordon & Payne Inc as well as a Principal in the Eckler’s investment consulting practice. Before Eckler, he was Vice President and Institutional Portfolio Manager at Phillips, Hager & North.

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