Team

Team

We are a tightly-knit group of smart people operating with a single purpose. Meet the folks who protect your wealth like a mother bear.

Finance and Operations

Vishal Hingorani, CFA

Senior Managing Partner & Co-CIO

Vishal Hingorani, CFA is a veteran in the global equity derivatives business, having spent the past 20 years as a Managing Director of Global Equity Options Sales at a major Canadian bank, focused on client relationships and product development.  Prior to that role, Vishal served as a Portfolio Manager and strategist for the Canadian asset management arm of a major international bank.  Vishal is a graduate of University of British Columbia where he obtained a Bachelor of Commerce and was a Leslie Wong Fellow of the Portfolio Management Foundation.  Vishal has been a CFA Charterholder since 1999.

Lydia Ching

Senior Managing Partner, Operations & Compliance

Lydia Ching is a founding member of Wealhouse and brings over 20 years of financial services experience. As the Senior Managing Partner, Operations & Compliance, Ms. Ching oversees the firm’s financial, compliance, and regulatory operations. Prior to Wealhouse, Ms. Ching began her career at HSBC, where she managed key relationships between the bank and high-net-worth clients. Ms. Ching holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Waterloo.

Chloe Leung

Partner, Operations

As Partner, Operations, Chloe Leung brings over 10 years of experience to the Operations and Client Services teams. Her sharp business acumen helps the Wealhouse team perform harmoniously. Ms. Leung holds a Bachelor of Administrative Studies degree from York University with Specialized Honours in Business Research. She has completed the Canadian Securities Course.

Andy Marchese, CIM, FCSI

Partner, Investment Operations & Trading

Andy Marchese joined Wealhouse in 2017 via Citco and FundEx Investments. Mr. Marchese holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Ryerson University. He obtained the Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation in 2015 and the Fellow of CSI (FCSI) designation in 2020 . As a proud Canadian and true Torontonian, Mr. Marchese is a devoted hockey fan and a staunch supporter of the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Fei Gao, CPA, CGA

Partner, Fund Accounting

Fei Gao is a senior fund accountant with over 10 years of experience in investment fund accounting and financial reporting. Ms. Gao came to Wealhouse in 2018 from CIBC Mellon. She has held the CPA and CGA designations since 2016. Ms. Gao holds a Master of Science degree in Multinational Accounting and Financial Management from Reading University in the United Kingdom and is fluent in Mandarin.

Rathodsathan Ranganathan, CPA, CMA

Senior Associate, Investment Operations

Rathodsathan Ranganathan, CPA, CMA joined Wealhouse in June 2022 and is responsible for the oversight of Wealhouse’s Real Estate Fund. Mr. Ranganathan has over 10 years of accounting and reporting experience where he held progressive roles at NorthWest Healthcare Properties, First Capital Realty and Manulife. Mr. Ranganathan is a graduate of University of Toronto, Rotman Commerce program with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and holds the CPA, CMA designation. Mr. Ranganathan is an avid tennis fan who also plays tennis recreationally.

Sharv Parikh

Associate, Investment Operations

Sharv Parikh is an Associate, Investment Operations at Wealhouse. He is a graduate of the University of Waterloo in the degree of Financial Analysis and Risk Management. He is also currently pursuing his CFA designation. Apart from his passion for finance, he is a huge sports fan and especially loves soccer (Visca El Barca). He also enjoys spending time outdoors with nature and loves to read.


Client Management

George Ganas, CFA, MBA

Managing Partner, Client Relations

George Ganas as Managing Partner, Client Relations brings extensive experience and proven leadership to our team. Mr. Ganas holds a CFA and MBA and has taught corporate finance and investment planning at Toronto Metropolitan University as an adjunct professor. Before his finance career, Mr. Ganas was a professional football player with the Toronto Argonauts, instilling in him a deep appreciation for teamwork. Mr. Ganas also serves as a Board Member for the Investment Committee at the Ronald McDonald House of Charities. With his experience, dedication, and teamwork, George Ganas drives our sales team’s success while upholding our core values of trust, collaboration, and continuous learning.

Alan Moore

Managing Partner, Client Operations

Alan Moore brings over 25 years of financial services experience to his role as Managing Partner, Client Operations. Mr. Moore began his career in the Isle of Man before moving to Canada in 2008. Prior to joining Wealhouse in 2011, Mr. Moore was named Director of Operations at Commonwealth Fund Services. Mr. Moore is a devoted supporter of track cycling and can be often found at a velodrome cheering on Team Canada.

Cailey Orellana

Partner, Sales & Marketing

Cailey Orellana is Partner, Sales & Marketing at Wealhouse. Prior to joining Wealhouse, she worked as a Marketing Coordinator where she was responsible for managing client relationships and developing marketing strategies. Cailey received her Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) with a specialization in Marketing from Carleton University in 2019.

Cynthia Mok

Partner, Client Operations

Cynthia Mok is a member of the Operations and Client Services team.  Prior to Wealhouse, Ms. Mok built her financial services experience from Citco Fund Services,  Computershare, CIBC Mellon, and B2B Trust.  Ms. Mok holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from University of Toronto. She has completed the Canadian Securities Course and is fluent in Cantonese. She likes hiking and enjoys Broadway musicals.


Investment Team

Andrew Labbad, CFA, MBA

Managing Partner, Portfolio Manager

Andrew James Labbad, CFA is the portfolio manager for the multi-award winning Amplus Credit Income Fund. Prior to Wealhouse, Mr. Labbad worked for 10 years at TD Securities, where he was a Director of Credit Trading. A native of Montreal, Mr. Labbad is fluent in both French and English. Mr. Labbad received his Master of Business Administration from John Molson School of Business at Concordia University and Bachelor of Software Engineering from McGill University.

Michael Douramakos, CIM

Partner, Portfolio Manager

Michael Douramakos, CIM has been working in corporate credit for over seven years, most recently as an Associate Portfolio Manager, managing U.S. IG and global funding for an alternative credit fund at a major Canadian asset management firm. Prior to that role, he served as a Credit Analyst and Trader for a Canadian hedge fund. Michael is a graduate of the Odette School of Business at the University of Windsor where he obtained an Honours Business Administration. Michael has been a Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) since 2021.

Devon Morrison

Associate, Investment Research

Devon Morrison is an Investment Research Associate who graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bsc in General Science. With majority of his coursework specialized in physics, and two co-op terms working in marketing and software development with a startup in Toronto, Devon hopes to leverage his STEM background in his research endeavours at Wealhouse. Devon plans to begin the CFA process this year. Outside of work, Devon is a devoted Toronto sports fan, enjoys playing golf, hockey, and takes personal interest in developments in the world of physics and computing.

Justin Anis, CFA

Managing Partner, Portfolio Manager

Justin Anis, CFA is the portfolio manager of Lions Bay Fund, a North American equity strategy, for which he has won 1st place for Best three-year Sharpe Ratio at the 2022 Canadian Hedge Fund awards, as well as multiple BarclayHedge Top 10 Monthly Performance Awards. After starting his career with Wealhouse in 2008, Mr. Anis managed portfolios for SW8 Asset Management and a family office in Oakville, ON before rejoining Wealhouse in 2016. Mr. Anis has been a CFA charterholder since 2012.

Scott Morrison, CFA

Senior Managing Partner, Founder & Co-CIO

Scott Morrison, CFA is a Bay Street veteran with 30 years of asset management experience. Prior to founding Wealhouse as the Chief Investment Officer, Mr. Morrison researched and managed investments for notable firms such as CI Funds, Investors Group/Mackenzie Financial and Empire Life. Mr. Morrison also sits on the Board of Boardwalk Equities from Calgary after having previous board responsibilities at Timbercreek Asset Management. A keen supporter of philanthropy, Mr. Morrison generously volunteers his time advising various charities and non-profits such as the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) on asset mix allocation decisions.