Our Team

Karl Ruban

  • 1975 - Graduated B.Comm.(Hons.) - University of Manitoba
  • Paramedic under Mother Theresa and Br. Bob Mittelholtz, SJ
  • Four years as linebacker with the University of Manitoba Bisons
  • Ran five marathons and a variety of other distance races
  • CBC Financial Manager/Controller - Winnipeg, Ottawa & Toronto
  • Founding member of Assassins Rugby Football Club
  • Played rugby for Douglas College, Vancouver, BC
  • Instructed Intermediate Accounting at George Brown College
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (Ontario)
  • Transition planning consultant with offices in Toronto and Ottawa
  • Planned and implemented tax-deductible mortgages for several hundred families across Canada
  • Ottawa area leader for Leader Impact Mens Group ministry in association with Paul Henderson
  • Volunteered on the board of directors for the Rockcliffe Lawn Tennis Club
  • Warden for Church of the Messiah; member of Audit and Finance Committee - Anglican Network in Canada
  • Enjoys summers at family cottage - Victoria Beach, Manitoba
  • Canadian director for Opportunity International
  • Sponsored the Ottawa Senior Mens Tennis League
  • Married to Sheila Harrison, five sons, downhill ski instructor and rugby referee
  • Favourite memory: attending son's graduation as platoon commander with the Air Force at St. Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec

Bessie deLorenzo

  • Executive assistant to Karl Ruban
  • Contact person for client service issues
  • Over 15 years experience as legal assistant
  • Bessie can be reached at 1-877-494-7744 ext: 248 or bdelorenzo@assante.com.

Angleo Muraca - Mortgage Agent - Mortgage Centre

  • Senior Mortgage Agent with 30 years of banking experience
  • Advised both personal and corporate clients on financing strategies
  • Specialist in implementing The Smith Manoeuvre for clients
  • Has personally implemented TheSmith Manoeuvre
  • Angelo can be reached at 1-866-848-8021 or angelo.muraca@mortgagecentre.com