Michael Costa, Portfolio Manager

Michael Costa is the chief portfolio manager of the Partnership and he leads its investment team. Mr. Costa has over 15 years of experience in a variety of investment activities, including portfolio management, mergers, acquisitions and investment banking, and resource company management.

Prior to joining the manager, from 2010 to 2012, Mr. Costa served as director with UBS Securities Canada and was responsible for managing the Fundamental Investment Group’s Canadian investment portfolio. Prior to joining UBS, Mr. Costa served as Vice President at both Goldman Sachs & Co. in New York and Goldman Sachs Canada Inc., in Toronto. From 2005 to 2010, Mr. Costa was a member of the Goldman Sachs Special Situations Group (“GSSSG”), a multi-strategy principal investment platform within Goldman Sachs. During this time, he successfully sourced, structured and executed both public and private debt and equity principal investments on behalf of the firm. In 2006, Mr. Costa became one of three founding members of the Canadian Special Situations Group (“CSSG”) within GSSSG and was promoted to Co-Head of CSSG. Mr. Costa began his career at Goldman Sachs in 2003 on the distressed/high yield desk. He graduated cum laude with honours in Economics from Colgate University in Hamilton, New York.


Emily Griffiths , Associate

Emily Griffiths joined Goodman & Company, Investment Counsel as an associate with a focus on evaluating investment opportunities for the CMP and DGRC funds. Emily was previously at Kinross Gold from 2015 to 2020 where she worked on the geological technical services team supporting various sites, the technical evaluations team assessing M&A opportunities, and the PFS project management team for an advanced stage exploration project.

Ms. Griffiths graduated from McGill University in 2015 where she completed an Honours degree in Earth Sciences and a minor in Mathematics.