Zahir Antia was appointed Principal Analyst in the Market Intelligence team in the Toronto office, effective 1 August 2016.
In this capacity, Mr. Antia develops and maintains relationships with members of the Toronto financial market community and provides the Bank with policy insights and analytic research on the potential impact of financial market developments to the Canadian economy and the regulatory environment.
Mr. Antia joined the Bank in 1998 as a Research Assistant in the International Department and then occupied increasingly senior positions in FMD. Before his current appointment, Mr. Antia was the Bank’s Senior Representative in the New York office.
Originally from Mumbai, India, Mr. Antia has a joint first class honours degree in business administration (finance) and economics from Simon Fraser University. He is a CFA charterholder and a certified financial risk manager.