Derek utilizes his curiosity and background from science to formulate thoughtful investment opportunities and deliver comprehensive research to support the long-term goals of the Firm and its clients.
He joined Sprucegrove in 2021 as an Investment Analyst. Prior to joining, Derek was a Summer Analyst for the United Nations Global Compact and a Research Analyst for Akipeo - a boutique financial consultancy specializing in Developmental Finance and Sustainable Debt structuring.
Derek graduated with a B.S in Biopharmaceutical Science (specializing in Genomics) from the University of Ottawa and a M.S in Sustainability Management (specializing in Finance) from the University of Toronto.
Derek is a CFA Level II candidate.