Full Name
Ted Tsiakopoulos
Job Title
Senior Economist
Company
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Speaker Bio
Ted Tsiakopoulos is a professional economist and sought after speaker with many years of experience analyzing real estate and financial markets. Over his professional career, his commentary and research has been widely quoted across major media outlets such as Money Magazine, BNN, CTV and CBC. Under his guidance, a team of CMHC real estate economists ranked first in forecast accuracy in 2015 against a consensus group of external forecasters. In June 2020, he co-authored a book titled Property Trendsetters - highlighting how GenZ needs to prepare for the economic and real estate disruptions that are coming. The book hit best seller in a number of categories in the US and Canada. His contributions and proceeds from the book support women facing domestic violence.

Prior to joining CMHC, Ted worked as an investment advisor on Bay Street. He devotes significant personal time to financial literacy research and education having served as chair for a number of financial literacy committees and as a consultant to Junior Achievement of Canada. Ted is currently on the Board of Directors for the Toronto Association for Business and Economics, member of the Canadian Association for Business and Economics and a member of the LAI Land Economics Association. Ted also played and coached competitive soccer for over 30 years helping lead many teams to championships.
Ted Tsiakopoulos