// About Investment Society

Board of Directors

Providing insightful guidance, resources, and helping us create business connections for our student body, Investment Society's Board of Directors are instrumental to the club's success.


Bill Chau

Bill Chau joined the Finance Lab in January 2015 as the Finance Lab Manager. Prior to joining UTSC, Bill worked at several major financial institutions in Toronto and Hong Kong, with expertise in portfolio modelling, trade management and securities brokerage. Bill holds several professional designations including, CFA, FRM and CAIA. He holds an Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto (Victoria College).


Derek Chau

Derek Chau is an associate professor (teaching stream) in Finance at the University of Toronto Scarborough. He obtained his B.Comm from University of Toronto, MBA from McMaster University, and PhD from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He is a CPA, CMA of Canada.


Jessica Hanley

Jessica is the Finance Librarian for the UTSC Library Finance & Trading Lab. Prior to joining UTSC, Jessica worked at the Ontario Ministry of Finance as a Research Librarian. In addition, she has over 5 years’ experience working in an Investigations role within the Global Banking and Markets division of a large Canadian bank. Jessica has a Masters of Library & Information Science from Wayne State University (Detroit, MI) and an Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph.