Steve Foerster

Steve Foerster

Formal First Name
Stephen (Steve)

Steve Foerster is a Professor of Finance at Ivey Business School. He has been teaching financial management, investments, and portfolio management courses in the HBA, MBA, and Executive MBA Program since 1987. His main teaching and research interests are in the corporate finance and capital markets areas. Foerster is also a consultant and executive training course designer and facilitator in portfolio management, finance for non-financial executives, value-based management, risk management, and other investment areas.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Foerster has written more than 100 cases and technical notes in the areas of investments and financial management. 
  • He has over 50 publications including empirical studies in leading academic journals and practitioner-oriented publications.
  • He is editor of Finance and Money Market Cases.
  • He writes regularly for his blog, The Perfect Portfolio Investing blog.