Intrigued by the prospect of wealth management, Violet (Vi) sought out a branch manager who helped her to understand the importance of having more women in investment advisor roles. Now, she provides guidance to her clients on everything from investing to entrepreneurship.
Fostering prosperous relationships with her clients fuels Kathi’s fire to succeed as an investment advisor. After working in banking at Royal Trust and other financial institutions, Kathi joined RBC Dominion Securities and found her fit.
As a research associate, Michèle was already on her way to becoming an investment advisor. After partnering with her uncle, Michèle has successfully built a business that helps her clients plan their financial future while honouring her uncle’s legacy.
As a young immigrant to Canada, Yvonne learned that saving and smart investing would give her freedom. As a portfolio manager and wealth advisor with RBC Dominion Securities, she shares these same values with her clients and their families.
As an aerospace engineer, Elyse found great success in her field but also knew she needed a change. Now, Elyse engineers strategic portfolios for her clients while enjoying her career as a portfolio manager and wealth advisor.
Our investment advisors have the flexibility to take a break from their career, typically for parental leave, knowing their clients are well taken care of. Advisors can still remain fully involved but can rely on support from their peers.
Open to all investment advisors, wealth advisors and portfolio managers across Canada, this program offers an opportunity to develop a mutually beneficial relationship with a like-minded colleague to help achieve career and personal goals.
RBC’s Women’s Advisory Board (WAB) is a forum for women advisors across Wealth Management Canada. The group is committed to workplace diversity and inclusivity and empowering members to achieve their professional goals. WAB organizes the bi-annual Women’s Symposium, a networking opportunity and forum for sharing ideas and best practices to help teams take their businesses to the next level.
Making a difference
To encourage well-being, inclusion and prosperity, we look for ways to support, mentor and guide others in our communities. Through volunteering, corporate sponsorships and grants, we strive to inspire a path toward a better future.
At RBC Wealth Management, diversity and inclusion is one of our core values and embedded in our culture. Cultivating a diverse workforce—through programs and dedicated resources—helps us all succeed. We believe diversity and inclusion is an engine for innovation and economic prosperity.