Janet Richardson

Manager, Investment Counsel Services


Janet joined Manulife Private Wealth in September 2022 and is responsible for leading the Investment Counsel Services team, and the day-to-day support and operations of our investment counselling business. Janet has 9 years of experience in the financial services industry and began her career at Manulife Investment Management as a Business Development Associate supporting Retail Distribution Wholesaling teams execute their sales strategy and deliver high-quality service and solutions to Investment Advisors. In 2015, Janet transitioned into a leadership role, leading the Ontario Business Development Associate team. 

Janet is passionate about leading a high-performing team and building strong client and partner relationships. She is driven to support clients in reaching their investments goals and make a positive impact on her clients, colleagues, and community.

Prior to joining Manulife, Janet worked in South Africa for a Management Consulting firm and graduated from the University of Western Ontario in Business Management.

In her spare time, Janet enjoys playing golf, running, and skiing, and is an active member of Women in Capital Markets.




Service Languages

  • English