Our Team

Wain Stushnoff, BA, AIFP™

Senior Vice President, Branch Manager
Portfolio Manager
 

T: 403.508.3805
wain.stushnoff@canaccord.com

Wain Stushnoff has over 20 years of investment industry experience, beginning at a bank-owned brokerage before moving to Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management in 1998. Today, he is a Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager and Branch Manager of the Calgary office. Wain’s private and institutional clients benefit from his leadership, counsel and expertise, enjoying boutique-style service with access to an extended network of professionals and the global insights of Canaccord Genuity.

Wain holds a degree in Economics from the University of Victoria.  He is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary Professional, indicating his professional commitment to acting in his clients’ best interests at all times. Outside of the office, Wain is an active supporter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and enjoys back country hiking, fly-fishing, mountain-biking and travelling with his family.

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Scott Dittmer

Associate Investment Advisor
 

T: 403.508.3827
scott.dittmer@canaccord.com

Scott joined our team in 2016 and brings a strong financial and investment skill set with over ten years’ experience as an analyst working in a variety of roles in wealth management, private equity, venture capital, corporate finance, and institutional energy trading.  This gives Scott a vast understanding of global micro and macro market conditions along with the investment strategies utilized by large trade desks to select high quality, liquid securities within a dynamic asset allocation mix to minimize risk and maximize returns in any market.  Scott has been active in the capital markets over the past 15 years managing both client and family investments.

Scott holds a B.Comm. (Finance) from the University of Calgary and is licensed in Canada.  He is currently working towards his US license and his Portfolio Management Designation (CIM).

In his personal time Scott is an avid outdoorsman and spends most of his days throughout the year in the mountains doing a myriad of activities.  He plays competitive soccer year round, is a member of Trout Unlimited Canada, a member of the VA Angels and works as a mentor for entrepreneurs in Calgary and Vancouver. 

 

Ashley Searle, MBA, CFP

Wealth and Estate Planning Specialist

 

T: 403.508.3856
ashley.searle@canaccord.com

Ashley collaborates with clients and wealth partners to create long-term, customized financial plans. She has been a Certified Financial Planner since 1997 and has extensive experience in retirement and financial planning. Prior to joining Canaccord Genuity, Ashley worked for TD Waterhouse Canada Inc. She has held a number of management positions in financial services in sales, service and training. Ashley has a BA from the University of Western Ontario and an MBA from Dalhousie University.

 

 

Paul Marion, CHS, CLU

Managing Director, Wealth Management - Canada
Canaccord Genuity Wealth & Estate Planning Services Ltd.
 

T: 604.643.7630
paul.marion@canaccord.com

 

Paul is responsible for wealth and estate planning at Canaccord Genuity Wealth & Estate Planning Services Ltd. Prior to working at Canaccord, Paul founded a financial planning service, Strategic Insurance, specializing in wealth management and tax planning services which focused on unique and advanced planning techniques. Before founding his financial planning practice, Paul had over 10 years of management experience at large multinational manufacturing companies.

Paul holds certification as a Certified Health Specialist and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), a professional designation specializing in developing effective solutions for individuals, business owners and professionals in the area of income replacement, risk management, estate planning and wealth transfer. Insurance and estate planning services are offered through Canaccord Genuity Wealth & Estate Planning Services Ltd.

 

Ed Leung

Branch Administrator
 

T: 403.508.3859
edward.leung@canaccord.com

 

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