Brandon Weening CPA, CA
Executive Vice President, Corporate & Capital Markets Finance, OMERS
Brandon is currently OMERS Executive Vice President, Corporate & Capital Markets Finance. He is responsible for a team of 150+ while leading all finance, back- and middle-office functions for OMERS $55B capital markets investing business, including trade support and performance reporting. Brandon also leads OMERS investor and credit rating relations and international financing activities; enterprise-wide financial planning for investment returns, deployment, and expenses; IFRS financial reporting, including the valuation of >$85B of Level 3 investments; procurement, including vendor governance and ESG advancements; and finance operations, including automations, data analytics, and long-term platform roadmaps. He has been with OMERS for nearly a decade.
Brandon established OMERS international financing program in 2019, including the plan’s investor relations program and its AAA-rating from a major credit rating agency. He is OMERS Management Lead for the plan’s Audit & Actuarial Committee; Executive Sponsor of the OMERS Diversabilities Employee Resource Group; and am a member of OMERS Operations Committee.
Brandon is skilled in leadership, communication, change management and inspiration, coupled with strategic and analytical thinking. His track record includes previous roles at a public real estate company, General Electric and Deloitte.
Brandon holds a BComm (Hons) from Queen's University; he is also a CPA® and CA