Anca Drexler

Managing Director, Risk Management
Anca Drexler

Anca is the Managing Director, Risk Management at OMERS Capital Markets. In this role, she provides leadership for the risk management function to support the firm’s public markets investment activities. She joined OMERS in 2017. 

Anca has 20 years of experience in the financial industry and Canadian institutional investor side. Prior to joining OMERS she was an investment advisor to the Asset-Liability Management Committee of the HOOPP Board of Trustees and an executive in residence with the Global Risk Institute in Financial Services. (GRI). Anca spent 15 years at OPTrust, a large public sector defined benefit pension plan, in a number of leadership roles, most recently as their Chief Risk Officer. She began her career as a financial engineer in a risk management software company.

Anca is an alumni of the Harvard Business School, and holds a MMath from the University of Waterloo and a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto. She is a CFA charter holder.

Anca is also member of the Investment Committee for the Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada.