Our Extended Team
Colin Biblow, CFP, FMA
Estate Planning Specialist
Colin is a valuable member of your advisors team, helping you create, preserve and increase your wealth by incorporating insurance into your comprehensive financial plan.
Specializing in estate planning, Colin is able to provide innovative and tax efficient solutions to various wealth management issues. Additionally, he is able to focus on personal and corporate solutions while addressing needs related to estate preservation, excess taxation and farm and business succession planning.
Colin began his career in the insurance industry in 2002 working for a national wealth management firm, focusing on investment management and insurance solutions. He joined RBC in 2011.
Attending the University of Regina’s Faculty of Administration, Colin completed his degree in 2002. He has earned his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Financial Management Advisor (FMA) designations. He is also a member of ADVOCIS, The Financial Advisors Association of Canada, which is the oldest and largest voluntary professional membership association of financial advisors and planners in Canada.
Colin lives in Saskatoon with his wife and daughter. He is very active in community organizations and volunteers numerous hours throughout the year with a variety of community service groups
Tim Squire, FCGA, CFP, CLU, FMA
Financial Planning Specialist
Tim has been working in the financial services industry since 1992 both as an advisor and a specialist, where he assisted advisors with providing highquality financial planning services to their high-net-worth clients.
Prior to joining RBC, he was a Financial Advisor offering investment and insurance solutions while providing comprehensive financial planning guidance and advice to successful executives, farmers, business owners, professionals and other high net worth individuals. Tim’s extensive expertise and experience helps clients address all areas of financial planning.
Tim is a Certified General Accountant and was awarded a Fellowship designation in 2012 by CGA Canada. He is also a Certified Financial Planner and Chartered Life Underwriter (a wealth transfer and estate planning designation).
Avideh Parent, LL.B., TEP
Will and Estate Consultant
Avideh Parent is an experienced lawyer with a strong commitment to educating people on the importance of estate planning.
An accomplished public speaker, Avideh is a frequent presenter on Wills and Estates for organisations such as the Legal Education Society of Alberta, the City of Edmonton, Next Step Continuing Education, and the Edmonton Community Foundation. Avideh also has been featured on Global TV, Shaw TV, and various financial education websites.
Avideh received her undergraduate degree from Carleton University and went to Law School at the University of Alberta. In 2001 she was called to the Alberta Bar and prior to joining RBC, devoted her law practice to Wills, Estate Planning, and Estate Administration.
Avideh is also an active member of the following organisations:
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
Wills & Estates Subsection of the Canadian Bar Association
Elder Law Subsection of the Canadian Bar Association
Edmonton Estate Planning Council
Oliver Centre Board of Directors
Lance Dimond, B.Comm (Hons), CFP, FMA
Financial Planning Consultant
Lance attended the University of Manitoba where he completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Honours). He holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Financial Management Advisor (FMA) designations.
Working as a professional in the financial services industry since 1994, Lance has a wealth of knowledge in helping clients develop solutions for their long-term financial security and goals. Lance spent his early years in Personal Financial Services at RBC Royal Bank, and later with a leading national wealth management provider. He specializes in providing financial planning services to advisors and their high-net-worth clients.
His background in wealth management is a valuable asset to clients who want an effective financial plan that helps them achieve their goals and maximize their wealth.
Lance’s role is to work with and support your Investment Advisor in preparing and presenting comprehensive Financial Plans.