Meet our team

Simon Partington CIM®, CFP®
Director, Wealth Management & Portfolio Manager
Tel: 416.969.3179

Simon began his career as an Associate at Richardson Partners Financial in 2005 where he learned the business through experience, continuing education and Professional Designations. In 2009 he partnered with a seasoned advisory team and worked through a six year succession plan which saw their practice double in size.

Simon takes a holistic approach to Wealth Management and conducts in depth assessments regarding the needs and potential risks facing successful families, professionals, and business owners. Simon places a high priority on Tax & Estate Planning and providing a high level of service and comfort to clients as he helps guide them through various life events to ensure a seamless transition, whether it be, divorce, selling a business, managing an inheritance or adjusting to the financial changes brought on by retirement. Simon’s key roles also include asset allocation and investment selection with a disciplined process for buying and selling North American securities. More recently, Simon has been incorporating various Alternative Investments and non-traditional, non-correlated investment opportunities to reduce risk and volatility and achieve superior risk adjusted returns over the longer term.

Simon obtained a Bachelor of Commerce from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax. Professional standards are high on Simon’s agenda and he has earned both Chartered Financial Planner (CFP®) and Chartered Investment Manager (CIM®) designations. Currently he is working towards his Chartered International Wealth Manager (CIWM®) designation. Simon is also Insurance Licensed which helps round out the Wealth Planning Approach. Simon enjoys working with different charities and over the last 12 years of living in Toronto he has been involved with Sheena’s Place, Regent Park Gala and East Coast Connected.

Edmun Tsang CFA, MBA
Portfolio Manager
Tel: 416.969.3197

Edmun comes to us with over a decade of knowledge and experience in securities analysis, portfolio management and investment product development. Prior to joining Partington Wealth Management in the Summer of 2018, he worked as a Portfolio Manager at Middlefield Capital where he was responsible for institutional trading and the investment management of the company’s global mandates. In 2011, Edmun began his tenure at Middlefield in corporate development working on their corporate strategy, as well as the development and structuring of their investment funds. Prior to Middlefield, he assisted a team who managed investments for high net worth investors at DundeeWealth Inc (currently known as HollisWealth Inc).

Edmun holds an Honours Bachelor of Science in economics and statistics from the University of Toronto and a Master of Business Administration (M.BA) degree in Finance from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. He is also a designated Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) – the highest distinction in the investment management profession, covering core topics in ethics and professional standards, financial analysis, portfolio management and wealth planning.

Irina Korolev
Associate
Tel: 416.969.3171

Irina joined Richardson GMP in January of 2014 as a co-op student. Throughout her internship she demonstrated great potential which landed her a full time position in October 2014. A resourceful problem solver, Irina enjoys conceptualizing solutions to challenging situations. She provides administrative support to the team and designs Excel-based work flow systems allowing the team to spend more time working closely with clients.

Irina holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Kazan Federal University in Russia and has also completed the Business Administration program at George Brown College with a specialization in Financial Planning. Irina has completed the Canadian Securities Course & Conduct and Practices Handbook Course. She continues to enhance her knowledge of the financial industry with a focus on financial planning. Irina plans to earn her Certified Financial Planners Designation (CFP) which will help with the financial planning with our clients.