John D. Zechner
Chairman, Lead Equity Manager
John Zechner is the Chairman of J Zechner Associates. Founded in 1993, the company has grown steadily and today manages over $1.7 billion in assets, primarily in North American equity, balanced and fixed income mandates.
John entered the investment field in 1983 and worked in a variety of progressively more senior roles until he formed J Zechner Associates to manage investments for some of Canada’s most well-known mutual fund companies as well many private investors and institutions. John has both a BA (1979) and an MA (1980) in economics from the University of Western Ontario, as well as his CFA (1984) designation. John appears regularly on Business News Network Television.