► Robert Rizzuto, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C, TEP, BComm,
Vice President, Investment Advisor
Tel 905.815.8448 Email Robert.Rizzuto@RichardsonGMP.com
Robert is a veteran of the insurance and investment industries, with more than 30 years of experience. His specialty is finding insurance solutions that integrate seamlessly into a comprehensive wealth management plan that meets the distinct needs of his clients.
Robert began his career in the industry as an accredited insurance agent with Imperial Life Insurance Company (prior to that he was Manager of North American Sales with the Noranda Corporation). In 1994, Robert set off on his own, incorporating his practice as BRYLA Financial Group. He joined his practice with the Langsford Wealth Cousel team at Raymond James in 2006 in order to enhance the services available to his clients. A firm believer in the importance of unbiased advice and holistic wealth solutions, Robert and the rest of the team joined Richardson GMP in 2014.
Robert’s pursuit of finding the right solutions for his clients has required the pursuit of several top designations: Chartered Life Underwriter (1988), Chartered Financial Consultant (1991), Certified Financial Planner (1996) and Trust and Estate Practitioner (2004). A leader with a high degree of integrity, Robert joined the Board of Advocis in 1994 and served as President from 2003-2004. He is also currently a member of and past Chair of the Ethics Committee for the Canadian Life Underwriters Institute.
Robert earned his Bachelor of Commerce degree at the University of Toronto. He currently lives in Stoney Creek with his wife Marie, who also helps him out as an Assistant. As their four children are now grown, Robert spends his free time enjoying golf and all the winter sports Canada has to offer.
► Aglaia Filippova
Tel 905.968.1917 Email Aglaia.Filippova@RichardsonGMP.com
Aglaia has been in the industry for over a decade specializing in front office administration. With extensive experience in operations and client relations at three of Canada’s largest financial institutions, Aglaia is a key component in the day-to-day coordination of client services and communication. Her familiarity with the demands of both back and front office operations enables her to better understand the needs of the many clients she communicates with every day. These qualifications make her a great fit with our team.