FCPA, FCA, CFP, CIM
Paul Tyers is the Managing Director of Wealth Stewards Inc., registered with the Financial Services Commission of Ontario and President of Portfolio Stewards Inc., a registered portfolio manager in Ontario, Alberta, BC and Quebec. He and his team provide financial planning and wealth management services to affluent Canadians, typically in conjunction with their other “trusted advisors.”
A Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), Chartered Accountant (CA), Certified Financial Planner® (CFP) and Chartered Investment Manager (CIM), Paul has both the education and experience to provide comprehensive wealth advisory services.
Upon the completion of a business degree at Wilfred Laurier University, Paul began his working at Thorne Riddell (now KPMG), gaining experience in a wide variety of business sectors. After obtaining his CA designation, he moved into corporate finance with the Bank of Montreal and subsequently with Corpfinance International, a boutique M&A firm specializing in mid-market debt financing. In 1987, Paul partnered with a venture capital firm to acquire Retirement Counsel of Canada (RCOC) and directed it through substantial growth prior to selling it in 2002. In 2003, Paul returned to his passion of building, managing and preserving the wealth of private clients.
His success is attributed to ensuring clients’ interests always come first. This was borne out when he was nominated as an ELITE Advisor™ for his service to clients and he and his team were Canadian winners of the 2017 & 2018 Global Financial Planning Awards and runner-ups for The Americas.
Paul co-authored the Canadian best-seller “Fiscal Fitness, Financial Planning for all Stages of Life” as well as a recent E-book “A Roadmap for Canadian CPAs to Develop & Manage a Wealth Advisory Practice”.
In his spare time he enjoys many sports activities like skiing, tennis, squash and triathlons. He also volunteers his time with his church and other entities such as Leader Impact and Opportunity International. He and his wife Peggy have been married for over 25 years, and have two adult children.