Family Office Director
First Affiliated Family Office Group Inc.
330 – 1801 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3N4
Brent Barrie is the Family Office Director for First Affiliated Holdings in Halifax. Brent has a breadth of financial and business management experience earned over 17 years in the financial industry.
A lawyer by training and graduate of Dalhousie Law School, Brent worked for six years with CIBC Trust where he managed the financial needs of clients across Atlantic Canada. During this time he earned the Certified Financial Planner and Canadian Investment Manager designations, and began the process of earning the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, awarded in 2002.
For eleven years, Brent worked at SEAMARK Asset Management Ltd., including three years as Chief Executive Officer. He assisted with the transition from wholly owned subsidiary of Manulife Financial to a publicly traded company focussed on pension, endowment, and high net worth client portfolio management. In addition to managing the business, his duties included regulatory and compliance responsibilities, investment research, and servicing the needs of institutional and private clients across Canada.
Brent is extremely pleased to introduce FA’s integrated health, wealth and lifestyle management services to Atlantic Canadian professionals, business owners, and their families. Brent is a member of the Atlantic Canada CFA Society. He also serves as a Director of the Responsible Investment Association, an industry organization that promotes awareness of the impact of environmental, social, and governance factors on the public markets in Canada.