Meet our team


For more than 20 years, our team has been building long term relationships to help families and entrepreneurs achieve success – in other words – helping them live life on their terms.

Brian McKenzie MBA, CIM, AIFP
Director, Wealth Management, Portfolio Manager
Tel: 403.776.6224

Brian is a dependable and very knowledgeable financial advisor who takes a focused, hands-on approach with each of his clients. He is an accredited investment fiduciary and portfolio manager who brings 20 years experience in providing financial strategies for successful families. Richardson GMP provides a wide range of independent thinking and tools that allow Brian to execute on a variety of investment strategies as well as provide clients with a full suite of family wealth management services.

Michael Brook CIM®
Portfolio Manager, Investment Advisor
Tel: 403.260.8447

A native Calgarian and a graduate of The University of Western Ontario, Michael entered the investment industry in 2002 at an independent boutique investment firm.  He joined Richardson GMP in 2011 and earned his Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation in 2013 qualifying him as a Portfolio Manager entitling him to offer premium fully managed discretionary account services to his clients.

Away from the office, Michael enjoys spending his time with his wife Samantha and his two young daughters Hailey and Addison. Michael likes to keep active by participating in various sports including squash, tennis, golf and skiing and is a past volunteer instructor for the Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing.

Noel Pariseau
Associate Investment Advisor
Tel: 403.695.1623

Noel began his career in the financial services industry in 2012 after graduating from the University of Victoria where he completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with Business and Finance options and competed as a member of the Vikes hockey team. Noel has a passion for helping families achieve their financial goals through the preparation of a comprehensive wealth plan. His other duties include trade execution and specialized reporting. While away from the office he enjoys skiing, road biking, and can often be found fly fishing southern Alberta trout streams.

Kit Chow CFP®
Associate
Tel: 403.260.3808

Kit is a graduate of the University of Calgary with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. She entered the investment industry in 2001 and holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation. After taking some time away to raise a family, she joined Richardson GMP in 2018.

Inliana Hidalgo
Assistant
Tel: 403.776.6228

Inliana supports Brian McKenzie and Michael Brook in the general duties of client account management.

She assists with handling a vast majority of client updates and any other required documentation. With her strong customer service and experience in administration and sales she is one of the main point of contacts for the team for any day to day inquiries. Inliana also assists with our teams marketing and event planning.