Jim Hall

Jim Hall, CFA, MBA

Chair, Head of Investment Risk Management

Jim Hall is Chair of the Board and the former Chief Investment Officer at Mawer Investment Management Ltd., which he joined in 1997. Prior to focusing full time on his role as Chair and Head of the investment risk management process, Mr. Hall was co-manager of the Mawer Canadian Equity Fund from 1999 to 2020, and co-manager of the Mawer Global Equity Fund from 2009 to 2020.

In 2015, he received the prestigious Domestic Equity Fund Manager of the Year award at the Morningstar Awards, an honour he was also the recipient of in 2010. 

Prior to joining Mawer, Mr. Hall was employed by Wood Gundy Inc. in Vancouver from 1994 to 1997.

Mr. Hall is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder with investment experience since 1994. He has a Master of Business Administration obtained from the University of British Columbia, and a Bachelor of Economics and Political Science obtained from the University of Toronto in 1990.

Mr. Hall is a member of the CFA Society Calgary.