John Mayo, CPA, CA

Senior Investment Advisor - Portfolio Manager


John began his Financial Services career in 1981 with Coopers and Lybrand where he obtained his Chartered Accounting designation (1983).  Early in his career he held a number of Senior Executive positions in the Financial Services industry including Chief Financial Officer and President of a Canadian Chartered Bank.  In 1999 he returned to Orillia to open the BMO Nesbitt Burns office and for the last 17 years he has been providing Investment and Financial Advice to a wide range of Individual and Corporate clients. Today Mayo and Associates manage in excess of $300 million of Investment assets for clients, primarily located in the Orillia and Simcoe County area.

John has been an active participant in the Orillia community as a member and past president of the Kiwanis Club of Orillia and a volunteer with Orillia Big Brothers Big Sisters. He also held Director positions with Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital Foundation and Project Umbrella Burma.  John and his wife Margaret are long-term residents of Orillia – his four daughters were all raised in the Orillia community prior to leaving to pursue their post-secondary education.