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Peter Guidote, CIM, CFP ®, CIMA, FCSI, AIFP®, CA, CPA

Senior Wealth Advisor
Senior Portfolio Manager

Peter joined Canaccord Genuity in April 2021. Prior to joining Canaccord Genuity, Peter had been at Richardson Partners Financial since 2004 as one of the founding members in the Montreal branch. 

Peter founded one of the first online shopping companies in Quebec in 1988, partnering with Bell Canada. He received the Quebec Young Entrepreneurs of the Year Award. He also founded a school for professional training that prepared hundreds of students to qualify as Certified General Accountants. After several years at CIBC Wood Gundy Private Client, Peter joined Richardson Partners Financial in 2004. He specializes in advising individuals who have been offered severance packages and creating tailor-made retirement portfolios to provide sustainable lifelong income for retirees.

A graduate of both Concordia and McGill University, Peter is also a Chartered Accountant having qualified at Price Waterhouse. He holds the titles of Investment Management Analyst from the Wharton School, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER, Certified Investment Manager and Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute. In addition to being a licensed Portfolio Manager, Peter is one of a handful of Canadians who is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIFP®).

Pina Tria

Investment Advisor Assistant

Pina brings over 25 years of investment industry experience to the group, including experience as the Head of Compliance of a boutique brokerage firm. She attended Concordia University and obtained the designation of Partners Directors and Officers. Pina manages the diverse needs of the group and is dedicated to providing exceptional service to our clients who appreciate her enthusiasm and experience in getting things done right and on time. 

Emilio Castagnetti

Associate Investment Advisor

As the team’s Portfolio Analytics Assistant, Emilio brings in-depth knowledge in financial analysis. He has attained his bachelor’s degree in Finance at Concordia University, and is a CFA level two candidate. With his comprehensive knowledge of finance, Emilio assists in constructing retirement plans and proposals. In addition, he helps monitor client accounts to make sure the portfolios are in line with custom models.

Strategic Partnerships

Lara Borboudakis

Wealth & Estate Planning Specialist

Lara partners closely with CGWM Investment Advisors to provide comprehensive financial planning, wealth protection, tax mitigation, legacy and estate planning for individuals, professionals and business owners. Lara is dedicated to providing effective and customized solutions for each clients' unique goals. 

Lara holds the financial planner designation F.P.I and is a financial security advisor.