Vice President, Co-Branch Manager, Portfolio Manager & Wealth Advisor
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MTI, TEP, EPC, Vice President
BMO Trust Company, BMO Private Banking
Shawna Albornoz is the Vice President of Trust Services (Prairies) with BMO Trust Company, the fiduciary arm of the BMO Financial Group. Shawna has been in the Estate and Trust Industry since 2001 and she has administered over 120 Estate, Trust, Power of Attorney and charitable foundation accounts during her career. Through her experience as a corporate Executor and Trustee for high net worth clients she has acquired the expertise to help families effectively plan for the transfer of wealth to the next generation and deal with all fiduciary responsibilities.
Shawna holds her MTI designation from the Canadian Securities Institute, she is a member of The Society of Estate and Trust Practitioners (STEP), an international professional organization dedicated to promoting financial and estate planning considerations between generations, and is a member of the Calgary Estate Planning Council (EPC).
Senior Tax Manager
As a member of the Tax and Estate Planning team, Nav offers expertise in tax planning, estate planning, wealth transfer and corporate reorganizations.
Nav has over 7 years of taxation experience and joins us from a mid-sized, international accounting firm as a Tax Manager in Calgary where he gained significant experience in working with high net worth clients and business owners in tax and estate planning involving trusts, developing remuneration strategies, Capital Gains Exemption planning and corporate re-organizations. In addition, he has many years of experience in preparing and reviewing personal, corporate, and trust tax returns. Nav is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA), and is currently pursuing his Trust and Estate Planning designation (TEP).
Wealth Planning Consultant
Kimiko is part of the Business Advisory & Succession Planning team, which works with individuals and business owners in the areas of business succession, transition, sale, mergers & acquisitions, and valuations for the purpose of wealth planning and transfer. Kimiko is and 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 service firm. With a focus on sell-side advisory services for private 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.