Richard Papadina

Senior Portfolio Manager and Wealth Advisor
Phone: 416-289-5655
Richard is the financial planning and investment management strategist for the group's clients. Richard received his Bachelor of Administrative Studies from York University. Soon after, he successfully completed the Professional Financial Planning (PFP) designation, his insurance license and the Canadian Investment Manager (CIM) designation. Richard began his career at a Bay Street investment firm in 1995.

Jane Kotsopoulos

Associate Advisor 
Phone: 416-289-6111
Jane received her Advanced Business Diploma from Centennial College and completed several industry courses. Jane began her career at a Bay Street investment firm in 1995. Jane and Richard worked on the same team at this firm and have remained friends ever since. She also took several years off to raise her daughter and son now young adults. In her free time, Jane can be found mountain biking in the Durham Forest or Don Valley Trail system.

Michael Ide

Associate Investment Advisor
Phone: 416-289-5707
Michael Ide is our Associate Investment Advisor. After 3 years with RBC Dominion Securities under their Investment Advisor program, Michael joined our team in 2019 to proactively focus on our client’s diverse wealth management needs. These needs encompass helping Richard manage our 200 private client families with their custom tax efficient investment portfolios, executing on their personal/corporate financial planning strategies and is the designated trader on the team. Michael graduated from the University of Guelph with a Commerce degree in Management Economics and Finance. Michael’s personal interests remain playing hockey as well as spending time at his family home in The Blue Mountains.

Natalie Pickett  

Associate Wealth Advisor
Phone: 416-289-6652
Natalie has worked with RBC since 2004 and joined The Papadina Group in 2011. After graduating from York University, she completed many industry courses including her Personal Financial Planner (PFP®) designation. Natalie works with and supports Richard in preparing personalized financial plans and projections to ensure that our clients are implementing strategies to achieve financial well-being.

Nadia Ganesh

Associate Wealth Advisor

Nadia has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, holding various positions with bank owned and boutique investment firms. In 2008, she joined RBC Wealth Management Services to pursue her career in financial planning, where she has worked with high net worth clients to prepare comprehensive financial plans. During her career thus far, she has attained the Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), and Life License Qualification Program (LLQP) designations. She is also a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI).