Meet the Team

Barry H. Gordon

President and Chief Executive Officer

Barry Gordon serves as First Asset's President and Chief Executive Officer, bringing with him over 15 years of experience in the financial services sector.

Barry joined First Asset in 1997 and has overseen the successful growth of the firm to date. He sits on the Board of Directors of the Canadian ETF Association and serves on the Investment Funds Product Advisory Committee. Barry has authored several articles on the evolution of the investment landscape in Canada and internationally, and his active participation in the financial industry has made him a frequent commentator in the media.

Alongside his directorship in the financial industry, Barry is active in several charities, including the directorship of Crescent School, and is a member of YPO and the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Prior to joining First Asset, Barry practised securities law at the Toronto law firm of McMillan Binch (now McMillan LLP). Barry holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario.