As Senior Managing Director, Head of Operations, Kenton is responsible for ensuring that Capital Markets operates effectively. This includes capital allocation & portfolio construction, trading, portfolio analytics, business planning, and how IT is deployed. He joined OMERS in June 2015 in London as part of the OMERS Infrastructure team, and moved to Toronto in 2019. He joined Capital Markets in 2021.
Kenton previously served as a Director at Infracapital (the infrastructure investment arm of M&G Investments), where he sat on the boards of various portfolio companies. Prior to Infracapital, he was SVP, Infrastructure and Regulation at e.on, based in Germany. He began his career as a consultant working in the utilities and space sectors, and has held various senior operational and strategic roles.
Kenton has a First Class Honours degree in engineering from Cambridge University, has attended the program for management development at Harvard, and is a member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology.