Vice President, Investment Advisor
Peter Kirby is a Vice President and Investment Advisor at Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management. Peter founded and ran a successful manufacturing company before joining the financial services industry in 1999, where he quickly developed a strong reputation for helping early-stage companies take their businesses to the next level by raising money or going public. Naturally energetic and goal-focused, he has built a loyal client base by helping his corporate and private wealth clients advance to their distinct financial and life goals. Peter is a recurring member of Canaccord’s Chairman’s Club, which recognizes Kirby Private Wealth as a Top 20 Canadian advisory practice.
Married with three children – a daughter and twin boys – Peter is a polo player whose volunteer work centres around horses, including regular involvement with the Royal Winter Fair.
Peter has a long history on Bay Street and Wall Street, with over 25 years’ of experience as an institutional sales and liability trader for CIBC, Scotia Bank, Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs in New York. Peter’s clients benefit from his personal experience, knowledge, investment contacts and disciplined approach which allows him to deliver an unmatched comprehensive pension-style, institutional approach to managing all aspects of their financial net worth. Peter is focused on capital preservation and downside protection.
Peter holds a BA in Economics from the University of Western Ontario is fully US-licensed as well as Futures and Options licensed.
When Peter is not working, he enjoys outdoor sports, traveling and spending time with his wife and three children.
Matt Shadbolt, CIM
Associate Investment Advisor
Matt has been working in the financial services industry for close to a decade. Prior to joining Kirby Private Wealth, Matt served as a management consultant in the investment industry, specializing in revenue optimization and analytics. His responsibilities include portfolio strategy, investment research, due diligence and trading.
Matt holds an Honours degree in Commerce and the Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation from the Canadian Securities Institute.
Investment Advisor Assistant
Andrea began her career in the investment industry in 2000, after graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. She joined Kirby Private Wealth in 2008 and is an integral part of the team. Thanks to her extensive experience in branch administration, she efficiently resolves account issues and ensures the smooth day-to-day operations of our team. Andrea’s attention to detail, analytical skills and financial background allow her to communicate effectively and handle a wide range of client needs.