Meet Our Team
Barbara Schwartz Zukor, BSc., CFA
Senior Vice President,Portfolio Manager & Senior Investment Advisor
Email: Barbara Zukor
“I BELIEVE IN PLANNING YOUR DAY, YOUR MONTH, AND PLANNING TO GROW IN THE FUTURE.”
Barbara Zukor has been an Investment Advisor since 1984, and is a Portfolio Manager with a CFA designation. She has fostered deep relationships with her clients and has a solid reputation and track record.
Barbara attended McGill University where she graduated with a BSc. in Microbiology. In 2001, she became a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder. She is a registered portfolio manager which allows her to manage our discretionary accounts.
Barbara is a leader within her Branch and firm, she is a Senior Vice-President of BMO Nesbitt Burns and serves as a role model and mentor for her fellow Investment Advisors. She is a member of BMO Nesbitt Burns' Chairman's Council.
Michael Zukor, CIM, CPA, CA
Email: Michael Zukor
“OUR GOAL IS NOT TO BEAT THE MARKET; IT’S TO BENEFIT FROM THE MARKET.”
Michael joined BMO Nesbitt Burns in 2005. He is an Investment Advisor with a CA designation and specializes in working with individuals, retirees, small business owners and not-for-profit organizations who are concerned with developing the right plan to match their needs.
Michael attended the Sy Syms School of Business at Yeshiva University in New York and graduated with a BSc. in Finance, Magna Cum Laude. After moving to Montreal, he took part in the graduate diploma in Accountancy at McGill University in order to qualify for the CA program at Concordia University. He has successfully completed the Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy at Concordia University. In 2006, he obtained his CA Designation.
While studying for his finance degree in New York, Michael spent time working as a Financial Analyst at a Boutique hedge fund, and spent time working with an Investment Advisor at a large American Firm. In Montreal, he spent 3 years working at one of the largest independent accounting, business advisory and consulting firms in Canada as an accountant.
Zachary Malkoske, CFA
Associate Investment Advisor
Email: Zachary Malkoske
Zachary joined BMO Nesbitt Burns in 2012 as an Investment Advisor and has over eight years’ experience in the financial services industry. As a CFA charter-holder Zachary is able to capitalize on the investment knowledge at the core of this program to help build and deliver comprehensive investments solutions.
Zachary attended Carleton University and graduated with High Honours from the Bachelor of International Business program. This unique program allowed Zachary to spend a year studying at a private business school in Paris and to experience the European approach to business. Zachary was awarded the CFA charter in 2007.
After completing school, Zachary worked for five years in the financial services industry for one of the Big 5 Canadian banks. Following this, Zachary spent five years as Director of Finance at a dynamic, Montreal-based consumer marketing and loyalty company before returning to the financial services industry in 2012.
Email: Rosie Gentile
Rosie has over 14 years of experience in the industry; she has been with BMO Nesbitt Burns since 2005. She has strong interpersonal and organizational skills, and handles all tasks relating to the administration of the business. Rosie attended Concordia University where she graduated with a BSc. in Economics. She is an Investment Representative.