Viewpoints by Glen Brown, at Manulife Private Wealth
Glen has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry working with high-net-worth clients both domestically and internationally. Glen is currently the Managing Director and Head of Manulife Private Wealth and is responsible for developing and implementing the vision and strategy of Manulife Private wealth as it continues to expand nationally. Before Manulife, Glen held senior positions with large Canadian banks, including leading the offshore trust company subsidiary of CIBC in The Bahamas. In this role, he traveled extensively around the world working closely with complex client needs including intergenerational wealth transfers and trust structures. Glen also led the Wealth Advisory Services team at TD Bank Group which supported advisors and clients in areas including Tax and Estate Planning, Business Succession Planning and Insurance Advisory Solutions. Glen has significant experience in working with leading advisors and dealing with high and ultra-high-net-worth clients globally. A graduate of Queen’s University and the University of Glasgow, Glen also holds the TEP and CFP® designations and is licensed as an Investment Counsellor across Canada. He lives in Toronto with his wife and daughters and can be seen most mornings chauffeuring his girls to early morning swim practices.