Chris Donkers

Senior Client Relationship Manager, Portfolio Manager | CFA, CPA Write to Chris Donkers
Chris Donkers


Known for his broad perspective shaped by his diverse global background across asset classes and transactions, Chris demonstrates his sophistication, adaptability, and cultural acumen in every situation. With his extensive knowledge and technical expertise yet approachable demeanor, he understands the value of fostering authentic relationships both in and out of the office. He is driven to exceed expectations and surpass the needs of his clients and colleagues, all that with laser-sharp focus and a warm personality.

Drawing on his 20 years of experience in the financial industry working across many asset classes and functions at sophisticated institutional investors and at one of Canada’s largest single family offices, Chris assists families and clients with their wealth management, ensuring that their financial goals are met securely and thoughtfully.

His expertise lies in crafting tailored, sophisticated strategies that optimize outcomes. He designs, recommends, and implements investment strategies, alongside portfolio construction, asset allocation, and monitoring across both public and private investments. Chris is actively involved in ongoing investment manager due diligence and manager selection to ensure that clients continue to receive access to unique and best in class investment solutions.  Additionally, Chris coordinates with experts in insurance, estate planning, and taxation to provide his clients with comprehensive wealth management solutions.

Chris is a reliable and trusted advisor to his clients, committed to securing their financial futures while ensuring utmost personalized attention.


  • Asset Allocation & Portfolio Construction
  • Global Public Markets &  Fixed Income
  • Alternative Investments
  • Industry/Sector Analysis & Security Selection


  • Executive Leadership Program, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, 2023
  • Chartered Accountant (CA, CPA), 2006
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), 2006
  • Honours Business Administration, Richard Ivey School Of Business, University of Western Ontario, 2002


  • University of Victoria Foundation, Board member  Since 2020
  • Toronto CFA Society, Member  Since 2006
  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, Member   Since 2006


  • Honours Standing (top 1%), Uniform Final Exam, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, 2004

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