Meet the team

We are a diverse group of talented individuals who come from all different backgrounds, and we embrace those differences. Forstrong Global is 28% employee-owned so when you do well, we do well.

Investment Team

Our portfolio managers have over 150 years of combined global investing experience and is comprised of individuals with subject matter expertise across a broad field of investment classes. We strive to “avoid the big mistakes” by focusing on the big picture and always looking at investments through a macro lens.

Tyler Mordy

Tyler Mordy

Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer

Tyler leads the firm’s business strategy and oversees a multi-disciplinary investment team committed to extensive macro research and analysis.

Wilfred Hahn

Wilfred Hahn

Founder, Global Strategist

Wilfred brings unique global macroeconomic perspectives, spanning 4 decades of research and strategy experience.

Karen Tsang

Karen Tsang

Vice President, Trading and Investment Operations & Associate Portfolio Manager

Karen is responsible for managing the investment operations of the firm including trading and execution workflows.

Ken Hawkins

Ken Hawkins

Research Manager

Ken is responsible for the team’s quantitative analysis and updating of internal and external databases that inform our proprietary research.

David Kletz

David Kletz

VP, Portfolio Manager

David carries out a broad range of research and analysis and oversees the firm’s investment process and implementation of strategies.

Shibo Gu

Shibo Gu

Research Analyst

Shibo is a quantitative analyst specializing in opportunity investments integral to the production of Forstrong’s leading-edge proprietary research.

Mark Arthur

Mark Arthur

Advising Member of the Investment Committee

Mark has served on the Forstrong Investment Committee since July 2009, and now acts as an Advising Member.

Investment Support Team

Krystian Urbanski

Krystian Urbanski

Senior Vice President, Digital Platforms & Associate Portfolio Manager

Krystian’s primary responsibilities include managing advisor relationships on B2B that offer Forstrong’s investment solutions.

John Teskey

John Teskey

Vice President, National Accounts

John’s primary role is managing financial advisor relationships and helping them accomplish their objectives through the application of Forstrong’s investment solutions.

Meredith Dekker

Meredith Dekker

Operations Manager

Meredith is responsible for the overall day-to-day management, organization and coordination of support services.

Omar Rayes

Omar Rayes

Vice President, Quebec Sales

Fluent in French, English and Arabic, Omar is responsible for managing Forstrong’s business development in the province of Quebec.

Robert Duncan

Robert Duncan

Senior Vice President, Institutional Sales & Portfolio Manager

Robert is responsible for advancing sub-advisory relationships with pensions, foundations, endowments, family offices and broker-dealer platforms.
LAURA LIVINGSTONE

LAURA LIVINGSTONE

Operation and Administration Associate

Laura is responsible for the management and implementation of special projects, as well as providing operational and administrative support.

Aysel Zeynalli

Aysel Zeynalli

Client Services Associate

Aysel is responsible for managing client relations and providing day-to-day client services within the private client division.

Francis D’Andrade

Francis D’Andrade

Senior Vice President, Innovation

Francis oversees Forstrong’s marketing and communications, and helps set the firm’s distribution and overall strategy.