Thought Leader, Business Strategy and Investing
Sheldon Dyck is a corporate entrepreneur and Chief Investment Officer. Most recently he was the founder and CEO of a $12 Billion investment firm he created and led for more than decade. He was also the Chief Investment Officer for a family of investment funds he designed and managed that won Lipper awards from 2012 - 2014 for the best funds group in Canada. His career adventures have ranged from turning around an ailing business bank to starting a successful clothing store. Sheldon is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Harvard Business School alumnus, Red Deer College alumnus, and member of Mensa,
His track record of creating companies with sustainable competitive advantages is a function of three unique abilities:
He is insatiably curious and he channels that energy toward trying to discover new ways of solving problems for people.
He posses a rare ability to look at the same things many others have looked at and observe undiscovered patterns and possibilities.
He is very skilled at translating complex ideas into simple and powerful stories that attract very talented people to his teams and help him bring big ideas to life.
Sheldon is very involved in the communities that he has lived in. He has served terms on the Board of Governors for the Certified General Accountants (CGA), the Calgary Zoo, the Edge School Foundation, and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC).
He spends much of his time educating the public on how to succeed financially, championing new ways of working and designing organizations for the 21st Century, and challenging business leaders to develop cultures of mastery. He speaks at events around the world, is a frequent contributor to the Huffington Post, and has been the featured guest on BNN to discuss many investment industry-leading initiatives.
When he isn't traveling Sheldon spends time in Calgary, Canada and the San Francisco area. He enjoys playing sports like golf, doing triathlons, and exploring the world with his children. You can follow Sheldon’s adventures on his twitter account @sheldondyck