Robert can offer his clients all the advantages of his personal knowledge, financial expertise and commitment to client satisfaction. With 35 years of experience in the financial services industry, Robert has gained the respect of his clients by providing them sound, reliable investment advice.
Robert Gros began his investment career with Royal Trust in 1979 after graduating from the University of Manitobawith a Bachelor of Commerce degree. He became a Portfolio Manager in 1981 and in 1983 he was appointed to the position of Regional Manager of Investments in Winnipeg. His responsibilities extended to the management of personal and pension client portfolios. In 1989, he was transferred to the Victoria Investment Office to manage the Portfolio Management Group for Vancouver Island. Robert accepted his latest appointment with RBC Dominion Securities in November 2003. As Portfolio Manager and Investment Advisor, Robert specializes in investment management for individuals, estate and trust clients, and not-for-profit organizations.
Robert is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and a member of the Victoria CFA Society. Established in 1962, the CFA Program sets the global standard for investment knowledge, standards, and ethics. Earning the credential can serve as a passport to entry or advancement within the investment profession around the world. The designation tells clients, employers, and colleagues that the charterholder has mastered a rigorous curriculum covering a broad range of investment topics and that members are committed to the highest ethical standards in the profession.
Away from the office you will find Robert enjoying the outdoors whether it is rooting for one of his three children on the soccer field, running, or enjoying a game of golf.