Surinder K. Suri, President and Chief Economist, Global Economic Management & Associates, a firm specializing in global economic policy and investment issues. GEM has been serving its wealth management research clients for over 20 years.
Since 1979 Mr. Suri has served as an adviser to major corporations and industry associations in Canada, the United States, Latin America and Europe.
He was a Lecturer for over a decade on International Business, Strategy and Economics for undergraduate and MBA programs at the University of Toronto and the Rotman School of Management.
He was Director and Chief Economist of London Insurance Group and London Life, Economic Advisor at Moss Lawson and Company-(HSBC Securities) investment dealers, Banking Studies Officer with the Canadian Bankers Association, Chief Economist, The Conference Board of Canada, Assistant Editor at the Eastern Economist (New Delhi and Brussels) and Consulting Economist with H.P. Drewry Ltd. (shipping consultants), London, U.K. After obtaining an Engineering Diploma, Calcutta University,
Mr. Suri graduated with Economics honours from the University of Delhi and the Delhi School of Economics, New Delhi. He pursued advanced economics and legal studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science (London) and Lincoln's Inn, Inns of Court, London. He has participated in graduate seminars at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Michigan and several universities in Europe, Asia and in the United States.
Mr. Suri has been on several trade missions, including the Team Canada missions. .He has participated at the IMF, World Bank conferences for over 30 years. He has participated in senior business government and academic conferences in100 countries.
Mr. Suri sits on the Governing Committee of the Board at St. Joseph”s Hospital, the Board of the Toronto Association for Business Economists and is an economic adviser to the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.