Barry Gordon

Barry Gordon

President and Chief Executive Officer, First Asset

Barry H. Gordon is the President and Chief Executive Officer of First Asset, an independent Canadian investment management company. Founded in 1996, First Asset is a leading manager of ETFs, mutual funds, and closed end funds in Canada. Prior to joining the organization in 1997, Barry practiced securities law at the Toronto law firm of McMillan Binch LLP (now McMillan LLP). Barry holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, and is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada. Barry is active in several charities, and sits on the Foundation Cabinet of Pathways to Education Canada and the board of directors of the Crescent School Foundation.