Meet Our Team
Claude Desrochers P.eng, MBA
Senior Vice-President and Wealth Advisor
Tel (514) 282-5957
Claude holds a bachelor in engineering and a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA). He joined Nesbitt Burns in 1992 after pursuing a successful 10 year career in International Marketing and Management. In 1998, he was named vice-president and Senior Vice-President in 2007. Since 1994, Claude has been the recipient of either the President’s, Director’s or Chairman’s Council awards every year. Proud father of two daughters, Claude believes that portfolio management is like raising a family: "you have to look to the future, not overreact to unforeseen events, plan for and adjust to changing times, and understand the companies in which you are invested”. Claude is in responsible for managing the team, establishing overall investment strategy, and making sure that clients are offered and fully understand the broad range of products and services that are offered by the firm and could fulfill their needs.
Associate Investment Advisor
Tel: (514) 282-5854
Arthur holds a bachelor of finance from HEC Montréal. He joined the Desrochers Investment Team in 2017, after working six years in the finance industry. He used to be a mutual fund sales representative for the previous three years, where he had the opportunity to work with different advisory teams and bringing the best of each of them to our team.
Arthur focuses on portfolio implementation, development and the creation of long-term customized financial plans for clients.
Tel: (514) 282-5947
Karina has worked in various departments of BMO Nesbitt Burns for the past 11 years. She is the administrative brain of the team. She brings innovation and character to problem solving and she ensures everything is compliant and provides outstanding service to our clients. Karina is dedicated and has strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Karina has successfully completed the Canadian Securities Course and The Conduct and Practices Handbook Course.