University of Alberta


  • Co-founder of Investopedia and Divestopedia
  • Founder of private investment firm, Galt Capital
  • Current CEO of AltaML


Cory co-founded Investopedia with his college roommate in 1999, while still at the University of Alberta. He sold the company to Forbes Media in 2007. He then founded Galt Capital, a private investment firm with a value focus, as well as Janalta Interactive, an online publisher and educational company. He recently co-founded Divestopedia with his father. Divestopedia strives to be a resource of people looking to sell their companies at the best price and terms.

Cory's recent internal projects around machine learning have resulted in the spinoff of an AI-incubator by the name of AltaML, of which he is currently the CEO. The mission of AltaML is to build transformational software applications for business, powered by machine learning.


Cory has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Alberta in commerce.