Andreas Komitas

Vice-President & Portfolio Manager, Financial Planner

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Andreas has been providing financial consulting and investment advice since 1998, and joined RBC Dominion Securities as an Investment Advisor in 2002. He provides unbiased, customized solutions for private and international clients and business owners, and is an authority on the following areas: financial planning, estate planning (including insurance), portfolio management (including global equities and derivatives), active management (dynamic asset allocation) and cash management within corporate accounts.
 
Andreas has a degree in psychology from York University and is fully committed to ongoing education and professional development. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI), has attained the Canadian Investment Manager (CIM) designation and is options licensed. Within the wealth management arena, Andreas has attained three designations: Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Professional Financial Planner (PFP) and Chartered Strategic Wealth Professional (CSWP).
 
In addition, Andreas has completed the Certified Divorce Financial Analyst course, which specializes in comprehensive divorce planning and financial settlement solutions. Andreas is also an accredited Associate Portfolio Manager – which is among the highest credentials an investment professional can achieve – and is able to offer his clients discretionary wealth management through the Private Investment Management program.
 
Over the past 15 years, Andreas has hosted, fundraised for and sponsored numerous charity events. He continues to support prostate and breast cancer charities, and The Heart & Stroke Foundation.

Melina Mastromartino, B.Sc., PFP

Investment & Wealth Advisor

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Melina has been working in the financial services industry for over 15 years. Her experience, vast network and comprehensive approach make her more than just an advisor shes an objective advocate for her clients financial well-being. Melinas expertise ranges from investment advice to wealth preservation, legacies and taxes. She organizes her clients financial lives, helping them understand what steps they need to take within the wealth management process to achieve their goals. 

Melina holds the Professional Financial Planner (PFP) designation, has completed the Financial Divorce Specialist course, and is currently working towards her Certificate in Retirement Strategies.  Melina has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto. Since 2001, she has been supporting a number of charities, including The Yellow Brick House, The Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation and the SickKids Foundation.

Jenny Tang

Associate

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Originally from Vancouver, Jenny joined the group in 2013 from a cage operations/supervisor role within the firm and brings three years of experience in day-to-day client transactions and administration with her.

A graduate of Simon Fraser University, Jenny has also completed the Canadian Securities Course and the Conduct & Practices Handbook Course. She is the main point of contact and assists clients with account inquiries, administrative services, new accounts and coordination of client meetings in a timely manner. Outside of the office, she enjoys travelling by train, motor biking with her husband, and backpacking through trails and up mountains.

Michael Drak
Marketing Associate
 
After 30+ successful years in the commercial banking industry, Mike is excited to be joining the Komitas-Mastromartino Wealth Management Group of RBC Dominion Securities.   
               
A graduate of Ryerson University, Mike focuses on delivering value and advice to business owners and professionals, and provides support to clients who are planning an encore career. He is in charge of all marketing initiatives for the team, and helps spread the word about the importance of comprehensive wealth management.
 

Our Extended Wealth Management Team

 
Anna KubicekCLU | Insurance & Estate Planning Specialist
Anna is a valuable member of the Komitas-Mastromartino Wealth Management team, helping you create and preserve your wealth.
 

Anna began her career in the insurance industry in 1996 working for one of the largest financial planning companies in Canada. In 2011, she joined RBC.

Anna can focus on both personal and corporate insurance solutions to help increase your net worth, reduce the impact of taxation and secure your wealth through a variety of life insurance, annuity, and living benefits solutions. She can also assist you in structuring your insurance contracts to ensure your wealth is transferred to your heirs in accordance with your wishes. To help you receive high-quality, cost-effective insurance solutions, Anna evaluates various insurance offerings from Canada's top-ranked insurance providers. 

 
Steve Mogdan, CA, CFP | Financial Planning Specialist
 
Steven completed his Bachelor of Business Administration at York University in 1989 and subsequently completed the CICA In-Depth Tax course. He has also achieved the advanced designations of Chartered Accountant (CA) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP).

During his time as a tax and financial practitioner with several professional service firms, Steven specialized in Canadian, U.S. and cross-border personal income taxation, and provided planning and preparation services to clients. He also has professional experience with the RBC Tax Advisory Group and RBC Dexia, where he provided tax advice to various business units within RBC.

As an experienced practitioner in financial matters, Steven has written or contributed to many research articles, industry publications, training materials and client presentations.

Stevens role as a Financial Planning Specialist is to work with, and support, your advisor in preparing and presenting comprehensive financial planning solutions.
 
Ariel-Charles Guigui, B. Admin., LL.B., TEP| Will & Estate Consultant
Vice President
 
Ariel graduated from the University of Ottawa with a degree in Business Administration in 1992, and from the Faculty of Law in 1994 where he served on the editorial board of the Law Review. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1996. Prior to joining RBC, Ariel spent 5 years teaching Real Estate Law and Estate Law at La Cit Collgiale in Ottawa. For the previous 12 years, Ariel held several positions at a major trust company, culminating in the role of Trust Manager.

Ariel is a member in good standing of the Law Society of Upper Canada, and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (Canadian chapter). His significant practical experience in estate planning and administration allows him to offer valuable guidance during the creation of your estate plan.
 
 
Prashant Patel, ASA, CFP, TEP | High Net Worth Planning Services
Vice President
 
Prashant has assisted high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth families with tax, estate and retirement issues since 1992. His guidance supports clients in their relationships with their external professional advisors, with whom he frequently interacts.

His expertise includes tax and estate planning for executives, business owners, retirees, sports professionals and individuals with U.S. issues. He also assists individuals facing significant financial events (sale of business, financial windfall, retirement, job loss, moving to Canada, leaving Canada, etc.)

Prior to joining RBC in 1999, Prashant honed his expertise by working as a Canadian and U.S. tax specialist for two of the big four accounting firms in downtown Toronto.Prashant is a Certified Financial Planner, Associate of the Society of Actuaries and member of both the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and Canadian Tax Foundation.

 

The best results are achieved working in partnership with a team of professionals with expertise in other areas related to the management of your wealth. My Wealth Management Solutions approach encompasses the lawyers, accountants and banking professionals who support my clients in all aspects of managing their wealth. If you have an existing relationship with professionals in these areas, I am happy to work with them to ensure were all on the same page. If you require a referral, I am happy to offer you access to our extensive professional network