Member of investment team

Vital Proulx


Beginning of career


Joined the team in


Arrival at Hexavest


Vital Proulx is Consultant at Desjardins Global Asset Management (DGAM). He is the engineer of Hexavest’s unique top-down approach, which he developed in 1991. He provides a seasoned perspective on financial markets and currencies and develops the strategic views behind the investment team’s decisions. Prior to cofounding Hexavest, Vital worked at Natcan Investment Management as Senior Vice President, International Equities. He started his career at Les Conseillers financiers du St-Laurent in 1989, where he developed the international and U.S. equity strategies that Hexavest still manages to this day. Vital holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Université Laval (1988) and is a CFA charterholder (1993).