Ken was born and raised in Vancouver, BC and his built his career and network in the communities where he lives, works and raises his family. By remaining fiercely local, Ken has forged long lasting relationships with a diverse group of Business Partners both within BMO and externally. Before joining BMO Private Banking, Ken was fully involved in advising successful business owners along with their Accountants and Lawyers for credit structures that was in line with their business expansion, tax and succession planning.
Ken joined BMO in 2006 through the Personal Banking Training program and graduated from the Branch Manager Program at BMO. He managed a Retail Branch of BMO and understands the challenges of running a highly complex operation. In 2010, Ken Joined BMO Commercial Banking and most recently held the position of Director of Commercial Banking for the Upper Mid Market segment. He participated in all aspects of origination, negotiations, credit underwriting & overall relationship management of highly valued Commercial clients of the Bank. Ken remains active in the community, acting as Team Ambassador of the Bank’s Employee Giving Campaign and BC Children’s Hospital. Also outside the Bank, Ken is an active donor to BCSPCA and highly involved in his Daughter’s School fundraising committees.
Education & Credentials:
- Bachelor of Arts, UBC
- Final stages of the CFP program