Executive Vice President, Corporate & Investor Relations
David Morhart joined BCI in March 2019. He is responsible for all client, stakeholder, and government relations, ensuring that the financial obligations and aspirations of the pension plans, insurance, and trust clients are being met. With $233.0 billion of gross managed assets as of March 31, 2023, BCI is one of Canada’s largest institutional investors.
Prior to joining BCI, David’s career was in the public service with the governments of Canada, British Columbia, and Alberta. He held a variety of Deputy Minister roles in technology, infrastructure, public safety, advanced education, and social services. He led the provincial treasury team in British Columbia, responsible for debt and cash management, banking, and insurance, and coordinated the province’s investor relations activities. David is the Board Chair and Finance Committee Chair for FamilySmart and a member of the board of directors for Canadian Blood Services. He has served as National Treasurer and President of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) and has served on a number of Crown and not-for-profit boards. He is also a faculty member for the MaxBell Foundation Public Policy Training institute. David is the recipient of the British Columbia Lieutenant Governor’s Institute of Public Administration silver medal for leadership and excellence in public service.
He holds an MBA, specializing in financial management, from City University, and a bachelor of commerce in finance from the University of Saskatchewan. David has an ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.