Christopher Motion, BA, CIM, FCSI

Vice-President, Portfolio Manager & Investment Advisor

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Motion Wealth Management is led by Christopher Motion, an accredited Portfolio Manager who leads the team's portfolio strategy development and management.

Chris completed his Business degree at Western University and he has been awarded the certification of Canadian Investment Management (CIM). In addition, Chris has been awarded the prestigious designation as “Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute”, the industry's highest accreditation. Chris also holds other licenses such as Options and Insurance.

His investment discipline is unique and sophisticated, drawing on his designation as a discretionary portfolio manager and extensive experience in the industry. Chris is passionate about tailoring investment strategies for clients. They are re-balanced regularly to anticipate and incorporate market movements.

Chris likes to give back to the community as a member of the Vancouver Rotary Club, and has held Director positions with this organization. He also enjoys reading, cycling and skiing with his two boys and wife, Stephanie.

Connie Baechler, B.Comm. (Fin), CIM

Associate Wealth Advisor

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Connie is a lifelong resident in the area with over 25 years of experience in the investment industry to compliment her Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia.

In addition to working with Chris in the active management of client investment portfolios, Connie ensures that all clients benefit from our team of professional partners to ascertain their goals and determine customized solutions around retirement, estate and financial planning. This comprehensive approach provides peace of mind to our clients.

Connie is married with two daughters and enjoys a wide range of recreational activities, including running, crossfit, and skiing.

Mimi Tam


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Mimi has over fifteen years of experience in the banking and investment industry. She assists in client servicing and portfolio reviews. She has completed the Canadian Securities Course and the Conduct and Practices Handbook course.

Her personality and wealth of knowledge make her a client favourite and an invaluable team member.

Mimi is married with one daughter. She's an avid book worm, urban gardener and getting into cycling.

Mikayla Michaud

Administrative Assistant

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Mikayla provides the team with administrative support.  She joined the firm two years ago and has been exposed to a variety of administrative functions.

She is enthusiastic and dedicated to providing clients with the highest standard of service and professionalism.

In Mikayla's free time she enjoys going to the theatre as well as travelling and camping, all of which involves spending quality time with family and friends.