Walter GAM’s team of seasoned investment professionals combines extensive industry expertise with impressive track records.

Our founding partners are accomplished executives benefiting from a wealth of experience, notably as key contributors in building one of North America’s leading global asset management firms.

Our team possesses complementary expertise across the investment industry and exclusively focuses its efforts on asset management, offering a unique ability to maximize value creation for investors and portfolio partners.

Our approach leverages our principals’ deep industry knowledge, serving as an extension to our affiliates’ teams, and enabling them to achieve their strategic ambitions.

Management team

Sylvain <br>Brosseau Sylvain <br>Brosseau
Sylvain
Brosseau
CEO and Founding Partner
Martin <br>Dufresne Martin <br>Dufresne
Martin
Dufresne
President and Managing Partner
Julie <br>Lalonde Julie <br>Lalonde
Julie
Lalonde
Managing Partner
Charles Lemay Charles Lemay
Charles Lemay
Partner
Guillaume <br>Touze Guillaume <br>Touze
Guillaume
Touze
Partner, European Development
Patrick Lorange Patrick Lorange
Patrick Lorange
Director, Investments
Avi <br>Sokolova Avi <br>Sokolova
Avi
Sokolova
Director of Operations

Board of directors

Daniel <br>Johnson Daniel <br>Johnson
Daniel
Johnson
Chairman of the Board
Sylvain <br>Brosseau Sylvain <br>Brosseau
Sylvain
Brosseau
CEO and Founding Partner
Pierre <br>Somers Pierre <br>Somers
Pierre
Somers
Board Member
Isabelle <br>Somers Isabelle <br>Somers
Isabelle
Somers
Board Member
François <br>Beaudoin François <br>Beaudoin
François
Beaudoin
Board Member
René <br>Fournier René <br>Fournier
René
Fournier
Board Member
Martin <br>Dufresne Martin <br>Dufresne
Martin
Dufresne
Board Member
 

The Walter group

Walter Global Asset Management is part of the Walter Group, a diversified investment management organization whose team members share the values of the Somers family heading the Group.

Guided by a multigenerational entrepreneurial spirit, the Walter Group has flourished for nearly 70 years. From its beginnings as an industrial company that grew into a leader of its industry, the Group has since evolved into a premier investment firm and business ecosystem with teams dedicated to public investments, private equity, and investment initiatives in the hospitality and food sectors.

At the helm of it all is a team of seasoned operators with strong business acumen and extensive financial insight. This approach empowers the Group to be actively involved in managing its investments, providing a robust and sustainable framework that underpins each of its companies.