Situated in the heart of this Nation’s capital, John Hastings provides responsible and impact investing services to both private and institutional clients. His proprietary process enables him to build investment portfolios tailored to the specific needs and wishes of all of his clients. His current client’s include Inuit organizations, foundations, non-profit organizations, high net worth families, business owners, and professional athletes.

As a former member of the Canadian National Kayak team, and an alternate on the 2012 Olympic Team, John witnessed first-hand the impact of climate change on the rivers he raced, and the communities he had the privilege to visit. John’s new passion consists in finding solutions to climate change and the many other challenges facing our society.

John earned his MBA from the Telfer School of Management, and is a CFA Charter holder. He is on the Impact Investment Committee at the Ottawa Community Foundation, a member of the Investment Committee at the Hnatyshyn Foundation, a board member for the Canadian Athletes Now Fund. He guest lectures on responsible investing at the University of Ottawa and is a student mentor at the Sprott School of Business.

Services Offered in RI
  • Small business planning
  • Financial planning
  • Will & Estate planning
  • Insurance & risk planning
  • Taxation planning
  • Investment management
  • Succession planning
  • Charitable giving
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Provinces Licensed In
  • Yukon
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • New Brunswick
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nunavut
  • Ontario
  • Quebec