Harvest Portfolios Group
Dr. Nick Bontis serves as a member of Harvest's Board of Directors. Dr. Bontis is an award-winning tenured professor of strategic management at the DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University. He received his PhD from the Ivey School of Business, Western University. His ground-breaking doctoral dissertation on the mutual fund industry went on to become the #1 selling thesis in Canada. Dr. Bontis has won over a dozen major teaching awards and the faculty researcher of the year twice. He is also a 3M National Teaching Fellow, an exclusive honour only bestowed upon the top university professors in the country. Prior to his career in academia, Dr. Bontis was an award-winning securities analyst at CIBC Securities Inc. Tom Stewart, former editor of the Harvard Business Review and Fortune Magazine, recognizes him as a "pioneer and one of the world's real intellectual capital experts".