Danielle M. Slavin, CFA

Portfolio Manager

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Danielle joined the investment management industry in 2007 and is a Portfolio Manager with RBC Dominion Securities.

Danielle recognizes that no two families are alike. She inspires confidence through her customized approach to financial planning and investment management. Her education and experience give her the necessary skills to preserve and grow capital for clients.

Building relationships with families by helping them achieve their goals is the foundation of what Danielle does with clients. She provides advice and perspective to help clients navigate their finances and enable a comfortable future.

Integrity and trust are critical to the team’s process. As a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder, Danielle is dedicated to the highest ethical standards (www.cfainstitute.org). She received her Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in finance from Concordia University.

Always energetic and passionate, Danielle is actively involved in her community and commits her time to charitable board work. Danielle is currently a Director for the Association of Women in Finance (www.womeninfinance.ca) and previously served as the President.

Brent L. Nichols, CFA, CFP

Vice-President & Portfolio Manager

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Brent has worked in the financial services industry for over 25 years and is a Vice President and Portfolio Manager for RBC Dominion Securities.

Over the years, Brent has developed an investment management approach specifically tailored to individuals and families that do not have a traditional pension to rely on in retirement. His philosophy around low volatility and wealth preservation has allowed clients to benefit in diverse, unpredictable market conditions.

Whether it is the possible sale of the family business, transitioning wealth to the next generation or just general market uncertainty, Brent brings a calming, balanced perspective to challenges clients are facing.

Integrity and trust are critical to our team’s process. As a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder, Brent is dedicated to the highest ethical standards (www.cfainstitute.org). He received his Bachelor of Commerce in 1990, majoring in finance from the University of British Columbia. Brent also holds his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation.

Outdoor activities and sports have been a lifelong passion. Brent also finds time to volunteer and was most recently a board director and Treasurer for the Canadian MPS Society.

Anita Shin, B.Comm. (Fin)


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Anita began her career in finance working with Danielle and Brent in 2012 after graduating with a B.Comm. from the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia. Since joining the industry, Anita has focused on developing her research and trading skills to help the team execute their investment philosophy and administrative tasks. She has also been diligently pursuing her Charter Financial Analyst (“CFA”) designation and passed her CFA level III exam in 2017. In the office, what separates Anita is her attention to detail and dedication to clients. She is careful and methodical in everything she does and will go above and beyond to ensure a good outcome for everyone involved. In 2016, she was the recipient of the Award of Excellence from RBC.

Outside of work, Anita is an avid hiker and can be found exploring the local trails along the Sea to Sky corridor. She loves to travel especially if the destination includes interesting hiking and good food! She is presently training for the 25th Anniversary Walt Disney World marathon.

Oskar Rauball


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Oskar has recently joined the team after completing his MBA at the Sauder School of Business at UBC, prior to which he spent several years in the mining industry both in Canada and in Europe. By transitioning into the financial services industry, Oskar hopes to apply his international experience and grow as a wealth management professional. Although he has called Vancouver home for many years, Oskar was born and raised in Germany, where he pursued his passion of music and sports from a young age. In his spare time, Oskar enjoys playing and watching soccer, golf, and exploring the beautiful outdoors Vancouver and the Pacific Northwest have to offer.