Roberto Di Donato

Senior Investment Counsellor & Portfolio Manager

With more than 20 years of experience in the industry, Roberto provides industry-leading wealth management and investment counsel to affluent families, corporate executives, professionals, small business owners and institutional clients in Canada. He takes wealth management further by customizing and simplifying their wealth through providing professional investment management expertise and advice. This approach saves people time and worry when making important decisions. They know their financial affairs are in order and remain on track to reach their goals throughout their lives –the ultimate benchmark of success.

 

Roberto Joined BMO Private Wealth in 2006 and holds a Bachelor degree from Bishop’s University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and holds the Canadian Investment Manager designation (CIM).

 

Along with his wife, and their three kids, Roberto enjoys being active in his community in a variety of ways, he currently seat on the board of United Way of Greater Moncton and Southeastern New Brunswick and has a passion for sport.

 

Ade Ogungbesan

Associate Investment Counsellor

Ade Ogungbesan is a seasoned Associate Investment Counselor on the Moncton Team at BMO Private Investment Counsel Inc, bringing over half a decade of expertise in asset and wealth management. Joining the team in January 2024, Ade is becoming an integral part of the BMO family, actively contributing to providing first-rate service to private clients with their various day to day investments, portfolio management, strategy, and financial planning needs.

 

Ade's holds a Bachelor's Degree in Economics, a Master's degree in Financial Economics from the University of Guelph, and an MBA from Concordia University, Montreal. As a CFA charter holder and currently pursuing a CFP designation, Ade is showcasing his commitment to continuous learning and professional development.

 

Excited to call Moncton home, Ade not only brings his financial acumen but also a passion for sports, including tennis, soccer, and American football. Beyond the professional realm, Ade is eagerly looking forward to mastering the art of fishing, aligning with his goal of embracing the unique lifestyle Atlantic Canada offers.

Nicholas Girouard

Portfolio Assistant

Nick Girouard joined BMO Private Investment Counsel Inc. in June of 2023. Nick is currently a Portfolio Assistant and, in his role, he assists the Senior Investment Counsellor Roberto Di Donato and provides exceptional customer support.

 

Nick was born and raised in Riverview, N.B., where he played varsity hockey and football. In May of 2022, Nick graduated from Mount Allison University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in Accounting. Recently, Nick passed the Canadian Securities Course, enhancing his understanding of investment principles and financial markets.

In Nick’s spare time, you can find him at the cottage with his family.

Our Partners

 

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Daniel Guimond

Private Banker

As a Private Banker at BMO Private Wealth, I advise Canadian families, professionals, business owners and executives on banking, lending and cash flow management to help them reach their business and personal financial objectives and dedicate more time to the activities they value most.

I take time to listen and understand each client’s circumstances, financial needs and goals – for today and the future. Then, I bring in a customized team of BMO Private Banking specialists to look at their entire financial picture. From day-to-day banking to specialized lending, we take a holistic approach to design a customized, integrated financial plan. I regularly revisit this plan and adapt it as the client transitions throughout life.

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Farinaz Gulchin

Private Banker

Farinaz Gulchin is a private banking officer for our BMO Private banking. Farinaz began her career with BMO in February 2012, and she have evolved over the years in providing exceptional client service to our client. In her current role at BMO Private banking, she assists our private banking team, in providing banking related client service and support.

 

Farinaz is a Mount Allison University graduate where she taught swimming classes and volunteered internationally while pursing her degree. In her spare time Farinaz enjoys traveling, cooking, baking, and spending time with family and friends.