Chris joined BMO Nesbitt Burns as an Investment Advisor in March of 2009 and successfully grew his practice until partnering with Jack Sutton in 2012 to form The Sutton-Thiessen Wealth Advisory Group based out of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Before joining BMO Nesbitt Burns as an Investment Advisor Chris had a successful career as a business consultant and sales representative to Investment Advisors. Beginning in 2001 he held the title of Vice President, Sales with Clarington Funds, later joining TD Asset Management in 2007 as a Vice President.
Chris obtained his designation as a Chartered Investment Manager (CIM®) in 2014, allowing for discretionary portfolio management of accounts for retail and institutional clients. This designation is achieved by completing the Canadian Securities Course, Wealth Management Essentials, Advanced Investment Strategies and Portfolio Management Techniques courses.