Cathe Tocher has been with the Great-West Family of Companies since 1986. She was appointed senior vice president and chief investment officer, separate accounts, of Great-West Financial® in 2013.
Under Tocher’s leadership, the company’s fixed separate accounts have grown to $14 billion under management. Within the general account, Tocher oversees portfolio management and manages the trading desk and the quantitative analyst team. She oversees money markets and works closely with risk management, product development and sales teams across markets. Tocher was recently named head of global portfolio management, working under the direction of Mark Corbett, executive vice president and chief investment officer of parent company, Great-West Lifeco Inc.
Tocher attended the Universite de Poitiers, where she received a French diploma, and the University of Manitoba, where she received a Bachelor of Commerce degree with honors. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Tocher is a board member of the Denver Metropolitan Affiliate, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and is involved in CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children) and Urban Peak, Denver.