David Barnsdale, , CFP, CIM, FCSI, FEA

Vice-President & Associate Portfolio Manager, Wealth Advisor & Financial Planner

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David graduated from York University in 1987 with a BA in economics and obtained the CFP (Certified Financial Planning) designation and immediately started his career providing wealth management and financial planning services.  As a highly qualified professional Investment Advisor with RBC Dominion Securities Inc., David leads the Barnsdale & Hussain Wealth Management Group, a team of financial professionals offering the full spectrum of Wealth Management Services.  Creating customized client solutions with all the resources of Canada's most trusted and largest provider of financial services - RBC Financial Group.  The Barnsdale & Hussain Wealth Management Group provides and assists clients in all wealth management services including portfolio management, retirement planning, tax and estate planning, business succession and wealth protection to help clients achieve their continued success.
David is a trusted advisor for many corporate executives, professionals and business owners.  His extensive experience in tax reduction, provides his clients unmatched expertise and access to solutions.  He considers client service to be of the highest importance and is continually working to build and strengthen client relationships to ensure trust, comfort and peace of mind. Committed to preserve, protect and enhance our clients wealth, David leads the Group by recommending quality investments and providing outstanding client service.
David has fostered hundreds of client relationships built upon the cornerstone of uncompromising ethics, integrity and trust.  David's ability to connect with clients on both a financial and personal level has enabled him to broaden and build a successful professional practice via referrals.  In turbulent market conditons, a broad, diversified plan is of paramount importance to any portfolio.  David's team at RBC Investments is positioned to provide you with advice and planning necessary to make sense of complex and rapidly changing markets. 

Qamar Hussain, MBA

Associate Advisor

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Qamar has over 10 years of financial services experience, encompassing international investment banking and investments.  Qamar is responsible for Investment Strategies and Quantitiative Modeling.  Qamar has a B.A. from Denison University, Ohio and a MBA from Emory University, Georgia.

Bilkis Walji


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Bilkis had been the cornerstone of client experience for the last 5 years at her previous position as Associate at another Private Wealth Management Firm.

She sets the bar high for customer service by always making clients feel they come first.

In her free time Bilkis enjoys traveling, practicing yoga, outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.


Our Extended Team


Rebecca Henri, CFP, TEP

Financial Planning Specialist, RBC Wealth Management


Megan Brown, LL.B, TEP

Will & Estate Consultant, RBC Wealth Management


Grant Henri, CFP, PFP, F.Pl., TEP

Vice-President & Business Owner Specialist, RBC Wealth Management


Prashant Patel, CFP, TEP

Vice-President & Business Owner Specialist, RBC Wealth Management


James Wong, CPA, CA, CBV

Vice-President & Business Owner Specialist, RBC Wealth Management