Christian Noël - Chief Executive Officer
Christian Noel is a trusted investor and business strategist, who has held senior positions in financial and investment organizations in Montreal, Canada, for the last 21 years. During his career, he has acquired extensive experience in risk management, tax planning, investment banking, and financial strategy design and execution.
Upon graduating from HEC (University of Montreal’s School of Business) with degrees in marketing and finance in 2000, he began his professional career with the firm of BMO Nesbitt Burns, a private banking and wealth management affiliate of Bank of Montreal. Among his other duties with BMO Nesbitt Burns, he served as a portfolio manager and guided clients in the management and protection of family wealth.
In 2005 he joined Richardson GMP as Vice-President and Partner. Richardson GMP is a non-bank organization that specializes in portfolio management for high-net-worth individuals and families.
In 2014 Christian was admitted as a portfolio manager of GVC Ltd, a boutique wealth management firm based in Montreal, and was subsequently named Partner. At GVC, he developed a deep understanding of the nascent cannabis industry, building a team to analyze investment opportunities in all facets of the cannabis value chain, thereby providing clients with a superior range of services.
Trust is the commodity Christian values most, as he learned by advising some of the foremost high-net-worth individuals and family businesses.
Christian expertise spans many different industries and has performed numerous due diligence activities over the last 20 years. He specializes in small and mid-cap companies as well as sophisticated alternative investment strategies. Christian is fluent in English and French and possesses a vast network of relationships in North American, European, and other regional capital markets.
Christian, his wife, and their 3 boys are avid skiers and love to escape to the mountains as often as possible.