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A Sound History - Worldsource Wealth Management Team

Paul Brown
Managing Director, Worldsource Wealth Management Inc.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Worldsource Financial Management Inc.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, IDC Worldsource Insurance Network

Paul Brown is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Worldsource Financial Management (WFM) and IDC Worldsource Insurance Network (IDC WIN).  He joined Worldsource in 2006, as CEO of WFM and Managing Director WWM. In 2007 he was appointed CEO of WIN which became IDC WIN in 2011.

In his role as Chairman and CEO, Paul has responsibility for strategically expanding WFM’s wealth management platform for independent advisors. As Managing Director, WWM, he performs a principal role in ensuring the overall collaboration of subsidiaries to support and complement the needs of entrepreneurial advisors from each sector.

His career in the financial services industry began in 1978 when he joined Manulife.  He subsequently built a successful insurance distribution business which was acquired in 1999 by one of Canada’s largest life insurance distributors; subsequently he served as Chairman and CEO of this organization. Prior to Worldsource, he was President and CEO of a major national producer-owned MGA.

Paul has an Economics degree from University of Western Ontario. He holds the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFc) designations.

John Hunt
Managing Director, Worldsource Wealth Management Inc.
President, Worldsource Financial Management Inc.
President, Worldsource Securities Inc.

John Hunt is President, Worldsource Financial Management (WFM) and Worldsource Securities Inc. (WSI). He joined Worldsource in 2001, assuming the role of Managing Director, Worldsource Wealth Management (WWM) and President, WSI. In 2013 he was appointed President, WFM.

In his role as President, WFM and WSI, John provides strategic direction and vision, supporting future growth and continual development of the Worldsource integrated wealth platform. During his tenure, he has been instrumental in developing WSI into a leading full-service investment dealer; with WFM he has focused on promoting a cohesive framework which supports advisor growth and development through improved efficiencies and business development opportunities.

His career in the financial services industry began in 1997 when he joined the wealth management arm of a major Canadian bank as an investment advisor. Before entering the investment business, he was a lawyer with Stikeman Elliott, a leading Canadian business law firm. He began his career as an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Windsor.

John has a BA and an LL.M from the University of Toronto and an LL.B from University of Windsor. He holds the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designations and is a Portfolio Manager.

WFM - Worldsource Financial Management Inc.
WWM - Worldsource Wealth Management Inc.
WIN - Worldsource Insurance Network Inc.
WSI - Worldsource Securities Inc.