Chris is one of British Columbia’s most recognized experts in personal finance, wealth management and the financial markets. He is Portfolio Manager and Director, Wealth Management with the Forthbridge Advisory Team at ScotiaMcLeod, and for more than a decade, also recognized as Vancouver’s morning news business analyst. In this role, he brought a local perspective to the top business stories from Canada and around the world on the CBC’s Early Edition and Global Television’s Morning News.
Chris began his career in financial services with ScotiaMcLeod in 1993, and holds the Professional Wealth Management designations from both the Canadian Securities Institute and the internationally recognized Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA). He is a graduate of BCIT and IMCA Certified Investment Management Analyst Program offered through the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. His volunteer experience in in fundraising and charity work spans nearly three decades.
Chris has lived and worked on the North Shore for most of his life. He and his wife Rebecca are actively involved in their community and have 12-year old twins. He is an avid skier and cyclist.