Mark S. Bonham Centre for
Sexual Diversity Studies

Mark Bonham

Mark S. Bonham is an economist and financial and investment professional who founded/co-founded two mutual fund management firms in Canada – BPI Financial Corporation and Strategic Value Corporation.  He obtained his M.Sc.(Econ) from the London School of Economics with a specialization in Capital Markets Theory, and his B.Com from the University of Toronto.  A recipient of the Arbor Award from the University of Toronto, Mark also received an inaugural Alumni of Influence Award from University College, amongst many other honours and recognitions.  As an LGBTQ activist, he co-founded the biographical website QueerBio.Com.  He is the author of three books: Champions: Biographies of Global LGBTQ Pioneers (2014), Notables: 101 Global  LGBTQ People Who Changed the World (2015) and A Path to Diversity: LGBTQ Participation in the Working World (2017).  Mark is a Senior Fellow of Massey College, University of Toronto.  More information can be found at www.markbonham.ca