Robert Lyon began his career in the investment industry in 1993. He is Head of Equities at Signature. He is also responsible for Signature's resource-focused funds as well as the domestic and foreign natural resource equity holdings within other Signature funds. He is the lead portfolio manager of Signature Global Resource Fund, Signature Global Resource Corporate Class, Signature Global Energy Corporate Class and Signature Gold Corporate Class. Mr. Lyon was a key member of the Signature team from 1999–2006, during which time he was portfolio manager of the Signature Global Resource and Signature Global Energy funds. Prior to rejoining CI and Signature, he was lead manager of the resource portfolios at another Canadian investment company. Mr. Lyon holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Carleton University and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.