The Barrage Capital Team

The Barrage Capital team consists of four founding partners who are portfolio managers and professionals who have joined the firm. The team works closely together to provide the best possible returns to investors along with outstanding customer service.

Patrick Thénière, CIM, Partner

Patrick Thénière, CIM

Mr. Thénière is a portfolio manager, president and the ultimate designated person. He has extensive experience in the financial markets and investments, having started his career as an investor at the dawn of the 1990s. He graduated in Finance from HEC Montreal in 2005. After meeting Mr. Morel in 2006, they started sharing investment ideas for their personal portfolios, thus laying the foundations of what would become Barrage Capital a few years later by associating with Mr. Beaudry and Mr. Lauzière.

Maxime Lauzière, CFA, Partner

Maxime Lauzière, CFA

Mr. Lauzière is a portfolio manager. After graduating in finance from McGill University in 2000, he first worked in corporate finance at National Bank Financial and in business valuation with the accounting firm KPMG. During those years, Mr. Lauzière obtained the CFA charter. In 2007, he joined Duncan Ross Associates, an investment firm based in Vancouver which had opened an office in Montreal in 2006. In collaboration with Mathieu Beaudry, he managed assets totaling more than $400M.

Rémy Morel, CIM, Partner

Rémy Morel, CIM

Mr. Morel is a portfolio manager. He entered the world of finance by obtaining a broker's license for segregated funds in 1997. In 2000, he took charge of the management of his family’s real estate portfolio as well as their investment company. Mr. Morel has developed a thorough understanding of companies in the financial sector, especially banks and insurance companies. In 2001, he completed a Certificate in Financial Planning at UQAM. In 2007, with his partner Patrick Thénière he started a blog on the LesAffaires.com website: Les Investigateurs Financiers (The Financial Investigators).

Mathieu Beaudry, CFA, Partner

Mathieu Beaudry, CFA

Mathieu Beaudry is a portfolio manager. After graduating in finance from McGill University in 2002, he completed all three exams necessary to obtain the CFA charter. In 2006, he joined Duncan Ross Associates, a private investment firm based in Vancouver and was a key figure in the launch of the company’s Montreal office. Within Duncan Ross, he acted as a research analyst and participated in the management of two pooled funds and various discretionary accounts totaling more than $400M in assets. In 2011, he joined the other three partners to establish Barrage Capital.

Catherine Meinrath, LL.B.

Catherine Meinrath

Ms Meinrath is the Office Manager and Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to Barrage, she worked for a self-regulatory organization in insurance and securities for several years, where she managed several disciplinary files. Ms Meinrath graduated in law from the University of Montreal and has been a member of the Quebec Bar for over a dozen years.

Marianne Handfield, B.A.A.

Marianne Handfield

Ms Handfield is the firm's controller. At the same time, she pursues a bachelor's degree in accounting sciences at UQAM to obtain the CPA title.

Fui Gbedemah

Fui Gbedemah

Mr. Gbedemah is an analyst. He stands out for his deep understanding of Value Investing and has worked in recent years for two major Canadian fund manufacturers. Mr. Gbedemah is a Concordia University graduate (B.Comm), has passed all three levels of the CFA Program, and may be awarded the charter upon completion of the required work experience.