Investment Advisor/ SRI Specialist
RBC Wealth Management
45 O’Connor St, Suite 900
Situated in the heart of this Nation’s capital, John Hastings operates a socially responsible investment (SRI) wealth management practice with RBC Dominion Securities. His proprietary SRI process enables him to build investment portfolios tailored to the specific needs and wishes of all of his clients.
His current client’s include foundations, non-profit organizations, high net worth families, business owners, and professional athletes who not only want to invest for a sustainable future, but better align their values with their investment decisions. He has experience with impact investing and is beginning to incorporate into his service offering.
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 level 2 CFA candidate. He currently serves as a board member on the Ottawa Community Loan Fund, the Canadian Athletes Now Fund, ONEChange, is an advisor to CoPower (a renewable energy micro-finance crowd lending platform) and is an athlete advisor on the TO2015 Pan Am Games Athlete Advisory Council. He has advised and assisted members of 350.org with campus divestment campaigns in Canada.