Senior Vice-President, Chief Trading Officer, AGF Management
John Christofilos is Senior Vice-President, Chief Trading Officer at AGF Management, a Global Asset Manager based in Toronto, Canada. In this role, John leads a trading team responsible for AGF’s $38 Billion, Institutional, Retail and High Net Worth portfolios spanning 44 global markets and multiple asset classes. John is also a member of the AGF’s Business Development unit with additional responsibility for reviewing Capital Markets opportunities and technology advancements that can benefit AGF’s global business.
John has extensive experience of more than 25-year career on both the buy and sell side of our industry. Before joining AGF in 2014, John was a Managing Director at Canaccord Genuity leading their efforts in electronic and program trading. Prior to Canaccord, he worked as Senior Managing Director for E*TRADE Institutional, a full-service financial services firm based in New York City.
John is a member of the Canadian and U.S. Securities Traders Associations and is also on the Board of Directors of CETFA – Canadian ETF Association.
John holds a Bachelor of Science degree from San Diego California-based United States International University, where he played Division 1 Hockey.