Ani Markova

Areas of expertise

Fund management



Ani is lead fund manager on the Smith & Williamson Global Gold and Resources Fund and is also lead manager of the AGF Precious Metals Fund.

She has worked for AGF (a minority shareholder of Smith & Williamson Holdings Limited) since 2003 and has been working on the portfolio since 2008.

Before joining AGF, Ani was an associate analyst and also worked as a research associate with major Canadian brokerages.


Notable achievements

  • The fund won the Lipper Award 2012 and 2013 in Equity Sector Gold and Precious Metals over three and five years.
  • Mining Journal Portfolio Manager of the Year 2011 and 2014.
  • Investment Week Fund Manager of the Year 2011.
  • Brendan Wood International TopGun Investment Mind award in 2011 and 2013 and Fund Manager of the Year in 2011 in the Specialty category.


Professional qualifications/memberships

BA in management and marketing and an MBA in international business and finance, licensed international financial analyst as well as a CFA Charterholder and Member of the Toronto CFA Society.


You can find Ani at:

  • London



  • Investment management - funds

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