Our Team

Foster Team

At Foster & Associates, our mission is to make a trustworthy and independent voice available to every investor.

We’re forging a future where the full range of financial services is made available to Canadian families – in a way that is uncomplicated, insightful, and affordable. 

Our experienced team of Portfolio Managers, Investment Advisors and support staff are available by phone during office hours. We’re always ready to answer your questions to keep your portfolio on track. You can count on Foster to be there for you.

Executive Team

Christopher Foster

Christopher Foster, CIM

Chief Executive Officerclick to read bio

Matthew Laffrade

Matthew Laffrade

Chief Compliance Officer, Directorclick to read bio

Nishant Patil

Nishant Patil, B. Eng, MBA

Chief Financial Officerclick to read bio

Karen Parente

Karen Parente

Vice President, Operationsclick to read bio

Portfolio Management Team

Christopher Foster

Christopher Foster, CIM

CEO, Portfolio Managerclick to read bio

Philip Marion

Philip Marion, CIM

Managing Director, Portfolio Managerclick to read bio

Martin Lochran

Martin Lochran, CIM, CIWM, LLQP

Portfolio Managerclick to read bio

Raj Arora, CFA

Vice-President, Portfolio Managerclick to read bio

Gareth Tingling

Gareth Tingling, CFA

Portfolio Managerclick to read bio

David Winnell

David Winnell, CIM

Associate Portfolio Managerclick to read bio

Investment Advisors

Steve Carinci

Senior Wealth Advisorclick to read bio

Chris Chatzimichalis

Chris Chatzimichalis, MBA

Investment Advisorclick to read bio

Andrew Goetz

Andrew Goetz, BA, B.Comm, CIM

Investment Advisorclick to read bio

Richard Jozefacki

Richard Jozefacki

Capital Marketsclick to read bio

Paul Karpiuk

Paul Karpiuk

Senior Wealth Advisorclick to read bio

Bill McIver

Bill McIver, FCSI

Investment Advisorclick to read bio

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Joel Panet

Associateclick to read bio

Cliff Rose

Cliff Rose

Investment Advisor, Senior Vice President, Directorclick to read bio

Howard Schwartz

Howard Schwartz, MBA, CPA, CMA

Senior Wealth Management Advisorclick to read bio

Victor Todorovski

Victor Todorovski, CFA, CFP

Financial Plannerclick to read bio

Avery Wislesky

Avery Wislesky

Investment Advisorclick to read bio

Bill Wong

Bill Wong, B. Comm

Investment Advisorclick to read bio

Aldo Wright

Aldo Wright

Investment Advisorclick to read bio

Evan Wright

Investment Advisorclick to read bio

Support Team

Karen Parente

Karen Parente

Vice President, Operationsclick to read bio

Candace Brereton

Human Resources Generalistclick to read bio

Adijena Arifi

Administrative Assistantclick to read bio

Alixandra Albert

Alixandra Albert

Investment Representativeclick to read bio

Lori Quirke

Investment Representativeclick to read bio

Join Our Team

We’d love to have conversations with Advisors, Portfolio Managers, and other Financial Professionals who share our passion for independence and take pride in their high standards of ethical conduct.

What about you?  Tell us about yourself by reaching out in confidence to thefuture@fostergroup.ca regarding possible future opportunities. Let’s have a conversation.

“My investment returns with Foster have been way above par – unfortunately so is my golf score. However, I don’t worry about my investments, so I have plenty of time to work on my golf.”

JOE J., TORONTO, ONTARIO
Client since 2002