Maria Smirnova

Portfolio Manager

Maria joined Sprott Asset Management LP as a Research Associate in May 2005, and was appointed Portfolio Manager in March 2014. Maria currently co-manages the Sprott Silver Equities Class with Eric Sprott and Charles Oliver. She is also responsible for supporting the portfolio management team in the precious metals and mining space. 

Maria has over 12 years of experience in the financial services industry; she began her career at Excel Funds Management as Operations Manager, and subsequently worked in Product Development at Fidelity Investments.

Maria graduated with distinction from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and obtained her CFA charter in 2002. She graduated as a Bregman Scholar from the University of Toronto’s MBA program in 2005.