Austin PorterAnalyst - Metals & Mining

Austin is currently in his third year of the Commerce program at the Smith School of Business and he recently returned from a 4-month study term at the Vienna School of Economics and Business. He is an analyst for Queen’s Capital in the Mining and Minerals Sector. In the past, he has completed a co-op at Desjardins Financial Security as well as CIBC Wood Gundy where he furthered his interest in investing. Within the last year, Austin has completed the Canadian Securities Course as well as a financial modeling course with the Marquee Group and hopes to pass the CFA Level 1 exam in December.

In addition to academics, Austin has been involved with both the Queen’s Commerce Service Initiative as well as Elephant in the Room, which is an organization focused on creating awareness for mental health. He enjoys keeping up with the financial markets and being up to date with world news as a result of studying abroad. He also enjoys traveling to different countries and exploring new places. In his spare time Austin can be found golfing, snowboarding, or playing squash.