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Chris Ryan, CFP, CFA - Associate Portfolio Manager

Chris Ryan is a research associate with SONA Wealth Counsel Inc. Chris completed a Bachelor’s of Commerce Degree with a specialization in finance at the University of Ottawa. He is also a holder of the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) designation. Chris is fluently bilingual, having completed most of his early education in French. 

After completing his university education Chris worked briefly for the Canada Revenue Agency.  He was then recruited by one of Canada’s major chartered banks where he worked his way to the role of Senior Financial Advisor. He brings with him a specialization in financial planning, investment management, tax planning and he is an expert on the Government of Canada Superannuation Pension Plan. 

 Chris loves staying active and spending time outdoors. He particularly enjoys trips to the cottage, home renovations, playing hockey and golfing. 

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602-1565 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R1, CA

Direct Line: (613) 596-3353 ext. 111