Our Team

Philip Harland

Portfolio Manager & Senior Investment Advisor

Philip grew up in Montreal, where he graduated from Lower Canada College. After receiving his undergraduate degree from Queens University, he moved to Vancouver in 1993. Philip began his financial career in 1994, and has been an investment advisor since 1997. Many of Philip’s client’s families have trusted him for all those years and his clientele now includes many generations of the same family. As well as being an Investment Advisor and Portfolio Manager, Philip is also a Life Insurance Advisor with BMO Nesbitt Burns Financial Services Inc. On the personal side, Philip enjoys being active with his wife and two sons, often found skiing Whistler, sailing, cycling or playing hockey.

Andrew Dick

Investment Advisor

Andrew was born and raised in the lower mainland and has enjoyed volunteering with various organizations and community groups over the years. He embarked on a career in banking straight out of high school, in 1997. Over the years, various bank positions gave Andrew the opportunity to develop well rounded financial knowledge and gain client experiences that he brings with him into his current wealth planning role. Andrew’s mission is to continue fostering long-term relationships with his clients and their families by providing them with sound and trusted advice. When he is not working, Andrew focuses on spending quality time with his wife and kids. He enjoys staying active by participating in soccer, hockey and beach volleyball. He can also be found golfing or hiking our beautiful province when he's not out exploring the world and indulging his love of travel.

Lauren Maxwell

Senior Sales Assistant

Lauren was born in Vancouver and now calls Port Moody home. She started with Nesbitt Burns in 2015 and moved her office to the North Shore a few years later to join Philip and his team.  Her previous role as Senior Administrative Assistant to the branch's leadership team gave her the opportunity to execute numerous projects of all kinds for one of Canada's largest branches. With a background in Counselling Psychology and Education, she enjoys building meaningful relationships with clients and colleagues. She takes pride in making the financial journey as stress free as possible and is always looking for opportunities to grow and learn within the industry. Outside of the office, Lauren can be found taking dance classes of all kinds and enjoying Vancouver's exciting food scene.

Bevan Chin

Senior Sales Assistant

Bevan was born in Trinidad and moved to Vancouver in his teens. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise in many different areas of the banking and securities industry. Most recently, he’s moved away from his role as Branch Compliance Specialist and joined Philip and the team in North Vancouver. Over the last two decades with BMO Nesbitt Burns, Bevan has a vast knowledge base, having worked with many different departments over the years. He has previously worked with investment advisors, their teams and branch management having roles in compliance, supervision, trading and trust services.
When he’s not in the office, Bevan can often be found getting his daughter to her many ballet classes and competitions, cooking up a gourmet meal at home or enjoying his favourite music.