François Audet is a Senior Director and co-head of the Credit & Private Investment Risk group at PSP Investments. Since joining PSP Investments in July 2010, François has been involved in the implementation of a comprehensive risk assessment framework for private market investments. By performing fundamental credit analysis and assigning risk ratings and internal covenants to each investment, François and his team assess and monitor the risk profile of Real Estate, Natural Resources and hedge fund investments as well as the risk profile of each asset class. His team also assesses counterparty risk associated with various financial institutions. Prior to joining PSP Investments, François held various positions at CDPQ as well as GE Capital. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Financial Risk Manager (FRM).