Team for impact
More than anything, we STRIVE
to create value for all our stakeholders
Driven by passion and holding cross functional skills, our professionals exemplify our values to offer trustworthy service with high standards.
Michel Brutti, CFA
Founder and CEO
Learn more about Michel
30 years of experience in the investment industry managing global portfolios of up to $10bn in public stocks and fixed income. Up until recently, Michel Brutti was a Senior Partner and Portfolio Manager at Jarislowsky Fraser, where he served as a member of the firm’s Investment Strategy Committee and the Sustainable Investment Committee. Committed to being an expert in his domain, Michel holds a CFA Charter, a certificate from the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) and is a SASB FSA Credential-holder. His alma maters include an MBA from the University of Toronto and a Computer Engineering degree from the Université of Technologie de Compiègne. He is a board member of the Fonds d’Action Québecois pour le Développement Durable (FAQDD). Other active engagements include: Member of the Investment Committees of the Ottawa-based Green Municipal Fund and the Greater Montreal Climate Fund; the Investment Review Committee of the Inuit Makivik Corporation and the Investment Committee of Ecofuel, a clean tech accelerator fund. Furthermore, Michel is a member of the Canada Forum for Impact Investment and Development (CAFIID) and the Quebec SASB group.
Director of Sustainable Investments
Director of Operations and Strategy
Masters of Business Administration, Project Management Certificate and experience in the non-for-profit sector. Impact management skills accumulated on a committee responsible for verification of funds on their impact management systems, underscored by an undergraduate degree in Psychology.
Impact Investment Research
We serve family offices, institutional investors, foundations, endowments and accredited investors seeking to make an impact.
A council of leaders in areas as diverse as Finance, Engineering, Regulation, Environmental Policy and other industry knowledge that provide strategic guidance, insight and connections to achieve the vision of Clear Skies
Expertise in Portfolio Management and Sustainable Investment
Specialist in Venture Capital in emerging technologies and entrepreneurship
Impact Finance Strategist, Cleantech, Fundraising Expertise
Expertise in Corporate and
Founder and CEO of Education for Sustainability and is a member of CFA Montreal’s ESG committee and SASB Quebec working group.
Expertise in Impact Investing, Cleantech and Sustainable Food
Expert and Consultant in Sustainable Finance
Meet the dynamic team of Investment Analyst Interns
Renewable energy/utilities, Info-tech, Fixed-income and Healthcare
Renewable energy/utilities, Materials, Consumer-staples
Consumer-discresionary, Healthcare, Info-tech, Real-estate
Financials, REITS, Renewable energy/utilities
Incoming- June 2022
Consumer-staples, Consumer-discretionary, Real-estate
Impact Radar and Portfolio Optimization team
This team is developing the technologies which are integrated in the sourcing and assessing stages of the impact investment process along side analysts and volunteers. See more about the Impact Radar here.
Data Analyst and Coding Consultant leading the Impact Radar and Optimization Projects
Coding for the Impact Radar
NextGen Impact Panel
To remain agile in a rapidly changing world, as well as to form a holistic view of all the industries we invest in, Clear Skies designated a panel composed of forward-thinking volunteers committed to advancing impact investing and creating a better world for their generation and the next generations.
Digital Communications Strategy
Coding for the Impact Radar Project
Analysis for the Impact Radar Project
Company Impact Analysis
To realize our shared vision, we must go further than ESG integration in our investment strategies. In making investment decisions, we focus on both the impact of our investments as well as financial criteria.
OUR PARTNERS AND SUPPLIERS
We engage with collaborators who not only aim to achieve the highest degree of excellence in the field of investment management but are also committed to enhancing Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and Impact goals of the global economy.