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Full-Time

Head of AI

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Sagard

Sagard

51-200 employees

Multi-strategy alternative asset management firm

Venture Capital

Expert

Toronto, ON, Canada

Category
Applied Machine Learning
Robotics & Autonomous Systems
AI Research
AI & Machine Learning
Requirements
  • Over 10 years experience in financial services, Fintech, private equity, asset management, or similar industries
  • Experience leading executive-level conversations with investors
  • Experience launching and building AI-focused companies or products
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Availability to travel regularly across major tech hubs in the US and Canada
Responsibilities
  • Leading development and implementation of Sagard’s AI strategy
  • Actively engaging with LPs across Sagard to share latest AI news and developments
  • Leading working sessions with LPs to advise on their AI strategy and brainstorm AI use cases
  • Developing and maintain relationships with leading AI Labs to identify collaboration opportunities
  • Contributing technical expertise on AI during due diligence to Sagard investment teams
  • Working with CTOs of portfolio companies to advise on their AI strategy and implementing AI-enabled features to their products
  • Leading integration of AI across Sagard’s internal operations to increase efficiency
  • Keeping a pulse on latest technological breakthroughs in AI and support sourcing of AI investment opportunities

Sagard stands out as a prime workplace due to its diverse and strategic involvement in multiple segments of asset management, including venture capital, private equity, private credit, real estate, and royalties. This breadth of focus not only fosters a dynamic work environment but also provides employees with broad exposure to various investment strategies and sectors. The company's multi-strategy approach enables employees to develop versatile skills and insights that are critical in the asset management industry.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$500M

Headquarters

Montréal, Canada

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

36%