Tanya Lai

Tanya Lai MBA CFA

Managing Director, Public Equities, IMCO


Tanya Lai is Managing Director, Public Equities. She is responsible for IMCO’s public equities assets with a focus on strategy research and implementation, and portfolio construction.

Prior to joining IMCO at inception in 2017, Tanya was the Managing Director of Public Assets at the Ontario Pension Board, leading its entry into emerging markets. She has worked with Canadian-based pensions (both defined benefit and defined contributions plans) and endowments, where she oversaw investment research on traditional/alternative asset classes and multi-manager structure design, while leading risk management initiatives.

Tanya has an MBA from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of Toronto. She is a CFA charterholder and a member of the Toronto CFA Society.

Tanya serves as a board member on the Investment Advisory Committee of the Public Guardian and Trustee (Ontario) and previously served as a member on the Toronto Investment Board.