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Ivey Value Fund Fellows

Students whose stocks are selected for inclusion in the Ivey Value Fund, either as immediate buys or as watchlisted stocks, are given the title of Ivey Value Fund Fellows. Inclusion signifies that their work has gone through a rigorous selection process by the fund's Advisory Board, Managing Director, and Fund Managers, as well as ranking at the top quartile in the Value Investing course. The Ivey Value Fund Fellow designation also signifies that these students have accepted responsibility for tracking and reporting on their stock picks after graduation.

Ivey Fund Fellows, are top-performing students associated with the Ivey Value Fund. If you are in the investment management industry and would like to discuss recruitment opportunities, please feel free to contact us at the Ben Graham Centre.

Aecon Group Inc. (ARE.TO)

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The Cato Corporation (CATO)

David Booth
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David is a 2022 MBA graduate of the Ivey Business School and a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA). Prior to Ivey, David was a Senior Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Toronto in their Audit & Assurance Group specializing in private equity and financial institutions. Post MBA, David is continuing to pursue his passion for investment analysis and professional services to a role in investment banking. David has had a long-term interest in value investing principles and enjoys performing deep analysis to develop unique and robust investment theses.

Drew Reichert
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Drew is a 2016 HBA and 2022 MBA graduate of the Ivey Business School and a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA). Pre MBA, Drew was a Program Finance Analyst at General Dynamics Land Systems - Canada (GDLS-C) with a most recent focus on pricing, planning, forecasting, and budgeting a large contract with the Canadian Government. After the MBA, Drew plans to pursue a career in Equity Research to align with his interests and abilities in financial and investment analysis.

Enerflex Ltd. (EFX.TO)

Grant Robertson
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Grant is a graduate of the Ivey HBA Class of 2023. Previously, Grant has interned as an analyst in the construction sector, worked as a visiting lecturer in Tanzania for Ivey’s Service Learning in Africa program, maintained leadership positions in several Ivey clubs and initiatives, and worked as a case writer. Grant looks to further develop his knowledge and application of value investing practices and the greater financial sector. In his spare time, he enjoys playing soccer, watching football, skiing, and sailing.


Bojian Wang
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Bojian graduated from the Ivey HBA class of 2024 with a major in Finance. Before attending Ivey, he interned as an industry/equity analyst and an investment banking analyst in Australia, and worked in capital management in the United States. Bojian believes in aligning one's investment style with their personality. Driven by a deep interest in value investing, he takes pleasure in conducting detailed analyses of operations and breaking down core activities to identify competitive advantages. In his leisure time, Bojian enjoys reading and engages in sports such as tennis and hockey.


Fonar Corp. (FONR)

Lauren HarrisLauren Harris
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Lauren is a graduate of the Ivey HBA class of 2020. Prior to starting Ivey, she majored in economics. Lauren has internship experience at Scotiabank in Sales & Trading and at Edward Jones. Following Ivey, she will be joining Scotiabank's Sales & Trading team.


Ivy LeungIvy Leung
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Ivy is a graduate of the Ivey HBA Class of 2020, with working experience in accounting and commercial banking. Ivy developed her interest in the field of finance through her previous internships, and aims to apply her knowledge in financial analysis and accounting standards to value investing.

Jason LiuJason Liu
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Jason is a graduate of the Ivey HBA class of 2020. Previously, Jason has interned at RFA Capital and EDE Asset Management, where he was heavily involved in live deals and equity investments. In his spare time, Jason enjoys playing volleyball, watching soccer, and volunteering for charities. Jason hopes to pursue a career in finance and investing.

Kazim NaqviKazim Naqvi
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Kazim is a graduate of the Ivey HBA Class of 2020 (Dean’s Honor List), where he was an active member of the Ivey Economics Club. He currently works at Greenskeeper Asset Management, a firm that manages a concentrated portfolio of stocks according to Value Investing principles. Along with the Robotti Award, Kazim was also the recipient of the Stacey Muirhead Capital Management Award for his exceptional contribution in the Value Investing curriculum taught at Ivey. In his previous summers He interned at firms in investment banking, merchant banking, and real estate in Toronto and Karachi. In his free time, Kazim enjoys Jiu-Jitsu, calisthenics, European soccer, and managing his own investment portfolio.

Jerry WangJerry Wang
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Jerry is a graduate of the Ivey HBA class of 2020. Previously, Jerry interned at Trindent Consulting as an Associate Management Consultant, where he was staffed on healthcare engagements in the United States. Jerry hopes to continue his career in both finance and consulting. In his spare time, Jerry enjoys oil painting, playing the piano, and overanalyzing the latest blockbuster films. Jerry firmly believes in the principles of value investing. When the time comes for making his personal investments, hopefully, he will remember the wise words of his professor – George.

Groupe BMTC (GBT.TO)

Ton BuiTon Bui
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Ton is a graduate in Ivey MBA class of 2018. He received the Patient Capital Award for the highest grade in his Value Investing class and his team got the Robotti Award. He is now working as a Senior Analyst, Investment Analysis in Walmart Canada where he is working on capital management and developing business cases for investment projects with investment size between $50 - $700 million. He also started a telemedicine startup, Teledoc LLC, which is now on track of getting institutional VC funding. Before joining Ivey, Ton spent three years working as a Chemical Engineer, before moving on to private investments with typical deal size from a few millions to less than US$50 million.

Kewaunee Scientific Corp (KEQU)

Ty Collin
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Ty graduated from the Ivey HBA program in 2016 with distinction. A CPA by training, Ty currently works as an Equity Research Analyst at Eight Capital in Toronto where he covers the Consumer and Healthcare sectors. He previously worked at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) on the Private Investment Valuations team, where he was responsible for analyzing investments across a wide variety of sectors and asset classes including Consumer, Tech, Infrastructure, and Private Credit. Ty remains passionate about value investing and has maintained his involvement with the Ivey Value Fund since graduation. He continues to apply the principles taught in Ivey’s Value Investing course in both his work as an equities Analyst and in his personal investing activities. In his free time Ty enjoys reading (especially history!), cycling, drumming, and playing hockey.

Malibu Boats Inc. (MBUU)

Joe LaferriereJoe Laferriere
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Joe is a graduate of the 2018 Ivey HBA class and is currently employed as a Manager at Ernst & Young (EY) in the Strategy and Transactions (SaT) practice. At SaT, he provides M&A advisory services for buy & sell side mandates, and has worked with global and local firms across the automotive, utilities & energy, financial services, health care, and entertainment industries.  Prior to joining SaT, Joe obtained his Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation and has conducted examinations for Canada’s largest publicly listed financial institutions. Joe is an avid traveler and during his time away from work he enjoys trips to Ontario’s provincial parks and exploring new countries abroad.

NFI Group Inc. (NFI.TO)

Jonathon Barbaro

Jonathon is a 2015 HBA graduate from the Ivey Business School and a CFA Charterholder. He has spent a majority of his career focusing on developing and implementing systematic factor based strategies for hedge funds by combining big data with fundamental analysis to create actionable investment insights. In his current role he works as a trader for a boutique Toronto based fund, focusing primarily on macro-economic analysis and execution. 

TerraVest Industries Inc. (TVK.TO)

John MacKinnon
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John is a 2023 MBA Graduate of the Ivey Business School. Prior to Ivey, he played a key role in the successful sale of his family’s automation distribution business. Additionally, he held roles as a sales professional at technology and industrial firms. Post MBA, John aspires to work in Capital Markets.

Sanjog Mishra
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Sanjog is a 2023 MBA graduate of the Ivey Business School. Pre MBA, Sanjog was a Tax Consultant with KPMG, with a focus on indirect tax advisory and restructuring. After MBA, Sanjog will be pursuing a career in banking and finance and will be joining the Simplii Financial team at CIBC.

Jeff Smith
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Jeff is a 2023 MBA graduate of the Ivey Business School. Prior to Ivey, Jeff was an insurance underwriter specializing in property and casualty insurance for commercial and agricultural risks. Post MBA, Jeff is joining TD as a Manager in the Graduate Leadership Program.

TVA Group Inc. (TVA.B.TO)

Andrew NewtonAndrew Newton
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Andrew graduated from the Ivey MBA Class of 2020 with a Certificate in Entrepreneurship as a member of the Dean’s Honour List. While at Ivey, he was a member of the LEADER Project, a Finance and Sustainability Case Writer, co-founded the MBA Social Impact & Sustainability Club and President of the MBA Pride Club. Prior to his MBA studies, Andrew worked in Toronto’s exciting Startup space for a CleanTech and a SaaS company. Today, he is studying for the CFA designation and is passionate about Finance, specifically Value Investing and Impact Investing. When not studying, Andrew is an avid runner and traveller, having placed 24th in the Lululemon Seawheeze half-marathon and travelling to new destinations to explore different parts of the world.

Jesse ZenderJesse Zender
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Jesse is a graduate of the HBA Class of 2021. Before starting at Ivey, he studied economics. While at Ivey, Jesse held several extracurricular positions, including Co-President of DECA Western (one of Western’s largest business clubs), Editor & Author for the Ivey Business Review (a student-run business strategy publication), and Teaching Assistant in Ivey’s Finance 3303K course. He is currently working as an Associate at Boston Consulting Group (BCG). Prior to joining BCG, Jesse worked at Oliver Wyman and interned at Clearco and Capital One.

Western Forest Products (WEF.TO)

Nitisha Arora
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Nitisha is a 2022 MBA graduate of the Ivey Business School and a Chartered Accountant. She is currently working as a Senior Consultant with Deloitte's M&A Consulting practice. Prior to her MBA, she was an Investment Management Associate at Goldman Sachs for 4+ years steering the US Renewable Energy business. She has also audited financial services clients as a Senior Associate at EY. Value Investing is consistent with Nitisha's personal investment philosophies because it places an emphasis on long-term planning, calls for considerable research to find undervalued investment opportunities, and is rewarding when such investments are profitable.

Usman Awyas
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Usman is a graduate of the Ivey MBA class of 2022. After graduating, Usman joined a Toronto-based boutique mergers and acquisitions advisory firm and now works for a SAAS aggregator as an Investment Associate in Tech M&A. Prior to Ivey, Usman worked in middle-market M&A in Saudi Arabia and before that he assumed various Audit related roles. Usman is a CPA and CFA Charter holder and has a deep passion of exploring the realms of Investments.

Bolurin Falaye
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Bolu is a 2022 MBA graduate at Ivey Business School and a chartered accountant with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants UK (ACCA). Prior to Ivey, Bolu worked across the West Africa and London offices of the Audit and Assurance practice of PricewaterHouse Coopers and Deloitte, specializing in Private Equity. He currently works in the Finance Department of Hudson’s Bay Company where he is part of the Real Estate Finance team in Toronto.

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