Isabelle Laprise joined Jarislowsky Fraser in October 2019 and is a registered portfolio manager. In her role, Isabelle is dedicated to developing relationships with institutional clients, such as foundations and pension funds. She is also a member of the firm’s Sustainable Investment Committee, which plays an important role in supporting the Management Committee and the Investment Strategy Committee in the implementation of the firm’s Sustainable Investment Policy, through the development and sharing of research tools, sustainability solutions, ESG transparency and systems-level collaborations. Isabelle is also a member of the Quebec PRI Advisory Committee and is involved in several initiatives related to sustainable investing.
Isabelle has over 20 years of investment experience. Before joining the firm, she held several positions at Caisse de dépôt et placement du Quebec, including Financial Analyst within the equity research team and Director within the sustainable investment team.
Isabelle is a member of the board of directors of the BAnQ Foundation. She is also actively involved in the community. She has been involved in many fundraising campaigns benefitting children or health research, such as the JDRF Ride for Research on Juvenile Diabetes event, of which she was co-chair at CDPQ in 2018 and 2019.