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Marino Fernandopulle, B.A.Sc. (ENG), MBA
Marino joined the team and transitioned to financial services industry in July 2015 after completing his MBA at York University’s Schulich School of Business. Prior to that, Marino enjoyed a successful 10-year career in the healthcare sector, working primarily in Corporate Strategy and Planning for hospitals such as St. Michael’s Hospital and University Health Network in Toronto.
Marino also holds an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Toronto. With that strong analytical background, he will support clients with their complex financial decisions, but he also also places a great deal of emphasis on teaching and coaching clients in order to become active participants in assuring their financial well-being. Working alongside Tony and the team, he is looking forward to simplify the world of personal finance in order help clients reach their goals. Marino is a fully licensed Associate Financial Advisor in good standing with the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada, and is working towards his Certified Financial Planning designation.
Marino is proud to call himself an Orillian after moving to the area with his wife Kirstyn and their daughter Hannah. Marino is currently an active member of the Orillia and Area Hospital Recruitment and Retention committee, as the Chair of the committee’s fundraising efforts. He is always looking for opportunities to use his skills and experience to support the community of Orillia.
In his spare time, Marino enjoys any excuse to get outdoors. Whether it’s cycling, skiing, watersports, or even just a long run to relax. Marino also loves cooking and spending time with family, cheering on Toronto’s sports teams, and a fine glass of scotch.