Manager, Trading and Operations

Karen D'Souza

Karen is a member of Northwood’s Trading and Operations team, working on trade execution and settlements, cash management and reconciliations.


Prior to joining Northwood, Karen was a Trading Associate at Macquarie Private Wealth where she executed portfolio manager trades for clients in the SMA program. Karen has extensive experience in trading, settlements and operations having worked as a trader, licensed sales associate and derivative administrator.   

In her spare time, Karen enjoys travelling and discovering new cuisines. 



Honours Bachelor of Business Administration, Wilfrid Laurier University

Years in the Industry

29 years

Years at Northwood

9 years


I chose to work at Northwood because of its boutique feel and collaborative environment.