Executive Leadership Team

Gillian Kunza, Chief Executive Officer

Gillian has close to 15 years of experience creating policies and procedures for investment dealers and working as an executive, with senior roles in compliance, operations and finance. She is a former member of the IIAC Client Focused Reforms implementation committee. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, holds six sigma certification, and her CIM, CPA and FCSI. In her most senior role of CCO of an IIROC firm, Gillian managed a team of 20 people overseeing over 250 advisors, operating throughout Canada.

Michael Konopaski, Chief Financial Officer

Michael has 25 years of experience building and managing investment dealers. He is the founder of the IIAC small and independent dealer committee, served on the IIROC Ontario District Council, and is former vice chair of the IIROC Financial and Operations Advisor Section committee. He has a Master’s degree in Finance, a PhD in Management, and his CFP, CIM and CPA. He has also held senior officer roles of CCO and CFO of IIROC dealers and is a Portfolio Manager.

Michael Konopaski, Chief Financial Officer

Michael has 25 years of experience building and managing investment dealers. He is the founder of the IIAC small and independent dealer committee, served on the IIROC Ontario District Council, and is former vice chair of the IIROC Financial and Operations Advisor Section committee. He has a Master’s degree in Finance, a PhD in Management, and his CFP, CIM and CPA. He has also held senior officer roles of CCO and CFO of IIROC dealers and is a Portfolio Manager.