Kimiko is part of the Business Advisory & Succession Planning team, which provides high net worth business owners in transition with a sophisticated, forward-thinking wealth management plan. She works with individuals and business owners in the areas of business succession, transition, sale, mergers & acquisitions, and valuations for the purposes of wealth planning and transfer. Kimiko is an experienced business advisor who brings more than 10 years of technical and business planning expertise to BMO Wealth Management.
Kimiko joined BMO Wealth Management in 2018 after more than a decade as a mid-market M&A advisor at a Big 4 professional services firm. With a focus on sell-side advisory services for private Alberta-based companies, Kimiko has worked with companies in a range of industries including oil and gas services, manufacturing, distribution and construction. Kimiko has advised on complex transactions including sales to financial and strategic buyers, management buyouts, and shareholder disputes.
Jennifer Muscoft, CPA, CA, TEP
Director, Tax Planning
Jennifer works as part of a collaborative team of wealth planning professionals to assist individuals and business owners with comprehensive tax and estate planning. Drawing on her years of experience in public practice, Jennifer works closely with clients to provide guidance tailored to their specific tax and estate planning needs.
Jennifer is a CPA, CA with over 16 years of experience. Prior to joining BMO, Jennifer was a Senior Tax Manager at one of the largest international accounting firms in Edmonton where she advised a variety of clients in the areas of tax, estate, retirement and financial planning. Jennifer is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Edmonton Branch and is a member of the Edmonton Estate Planning Council.
Shane Verity, CFP, TEP
Estate and Insurance Advisor, BMO Private Wealth
As a member of the Wealth Management Consulting team, Shane brings together the knowledge and experience of our in-house tax and estate professionals and works with Investment Advisors and their clients to develop sound wealth management plans. He provides support and direction about complex issues such as retirement and distribution planning, tax planning, cash management, estate and gift planning, transition planning and charitable giving.
Kurtis Massey, CFP, CIM, TEP
Wealth Planning Consultant, BMO Wealth Planning
For over 16 years, Kurtis has worked with clients to provide an empowering vantage point from which to see the landscape of their personal finances. He believes wealth planning has just as much to do with people as numbers. During every step of the financial planning process, he fosters strong personal relationships based in trust, transparency, and mutual respect. Kurtis’s greatest impact is instilling confidence and peace of mind within the clients he works with
David Hidlebaugh, B.Comm. (Hons), PFP, MTI
Associate Director and Sr. Trust Officer, BMO Trust Company
David helps his clients with the proper administration of their estates. His professional services result in an efficient estate administration and often reduce family friction and conflict. As a professional trustee, David ensures your beneficiary’s needs are professionally attended to and guarantee stewardship of their trust. David is also an active member of the Estate Planning Council of Winnipeg.
Anthony Maros, BA (Econ)
Senior Private Banker, BMO Private Wealth
As Senior Private Banker at BMO Private Wealth of knowledge and expertise in personal, corporate banking as well as Capital Markets transactions. Anthony focuses on insurance related lending as well mergers and acquisition financing. Anthony specializes in working with ultra high net worth families who have complex personal and commercial lending needs.
Matt Lesage, B.Comm. (Hons), CFP
Private Banker, BMO Private Wealth
As a Private Banker, Matt works with a select group of successful Canadians to provide exceptional service and planning related to their everyday banking & borrowing needs. He values guiding his clients towards achieving their financial objectives, and to allow them to dedicate more time to activities they value most. Together with a team of professionals he works collaboratively to provide complete wealth management solutions for clients including investment management, planning, trust services and banking.