Our Team

Jas Salh

Senior Wealth Advisor
Insurance Advisor


Jas Salh

With many years of experience in the securities industry, Jas’ knowledge of the markets and dedication to providing excellent customer service aid her in understanding and satisfying the requirements of clients. Jas believe in developing trust with her clients through getting to know her clients. In the context of the sentence, partnering could be alluded as forming a legal partnership and should be avoided.

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Daniel Zigich

Investment Advisor


Daniel Zigich

Daniel joined iA Private Wealth after building his career in financial planning and investment advising with a major Canadian bank.  As an accredited financial planner, Daniel is trained in tax, estate, and cash-flow planning to greater serve his clients. His expertise in investment and retirement planning ensures that financing decisions align with client objectives both now and in the future. Above all else, Daniel understands that superior service and communication is the cornerstone to fostering great relationships. Daniel enjoys his time outside of work with his three young children, George, Henry and Giselle.  Daniel is an active member of his community involved in coaching with his children in their various activities.

John Haviland

Financial Planning Associate


John Haviland

John has been in the Financial Sector for over 20 years.  Past institutions being Royal Bank and CIBC.

John is married with two children and has been part of the team for 2 years after taking early retirement from Coast Capital.

John is amazing with his clients, he believes in going above and beyond and that is why the clients love him.

John is active in his community whether it is politics or refereeing hockey games.

Tina Gandhi

Wealth Advisor


Tina Gandhi

With many years in the financial planning and investment area, Tina’s deep understanding of financial markets and dedication have resulted in many success stories. She has over two decades of experience with Canada’s largest credit union, where she started her journey helping clients structure investment and lending portfolios and later transitioned into leadership role overseeing a large team of advisors.

Tina believes in financial planning first approach as a pre-cursor to any investment decisions. Just like you wouldn’t hit a long journey without a route map to guide you comfortably to your journey, a well developed and communicated financial plan is that journey map to financial freedom. Although Tina considers herself to be a holistic advisor guiding clients through various life stages, her experience strongly with growing families and helping clients nearing retirement.

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When not working, Tina enjoys spending time walking, hiking and playing tennis with her husband and two teenage daughters. People always describe Tina as knowledgeable, reliable and an extrovert. Tina’s communication skills and love of helping people has led to media appearances such as Global BCTV (2008 financial crisis), RRSP panel CTV and radio station.

  • What inspired my career choice: Tina’s journey into this profession began when she was ten years old and started a small bookstore in her front porch of her house. Her love of budgeting and working with numbers started with this small venture.
  • Most memorable Book: “Wizard of Oz”. This was the first book that I read cover to cover as a child that instilled the love of reading in me.

My alternative career option: Commercial airline pilot.

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Jaspal Johal

Insurance Advisor


Married with two daughters and two grandchildren.  Jaspal joined iA Private Wealth Insurance Agency after he took early retirement from the Coast Mountain Bus Company.

Jaspal was not ready for full time retirement and was looking for something to do that allow him to help others.  

Insurance seemed a good fit as he is all about protection. When driving the bus, he was protecting his passengers as they were travelling from A to B.

Now he is helping families and businesses navigate their way through their financial journey, making sure they are protected from unforeseen events.  Services include Life Insurance; Living Benefits, Extended Health, Disability Insurance and Travel Insurance to name a few.

When not working Jaspal loves riding his bike, hiking, and travelling and hanging out with his family.

Sam Lavji

Accounts Administrator


Sam Lavji

With over 25 years experience in administration, client relations and office management, Sam brings dedication and professionalism, ensuring success for all of Saje Wealth Management clients.

Sam works alongside senior advisors to support clients with their wealth management needs, including money and security transfers, maintaining client records, onboarding new clients, assisting with branch compliance procedures, business development and ensuring high quality service for all clients.

As a past business owner, Sam has gained invaluable experience in managing a team of professionals and ensuring all staff members are working towards a common goal.

Her current role as Accounts Administrator, provides her the ability to deliver all of the skill sets necessary to create positive relationships with clients and vendors.

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Sam is passionate about serving her community and through her years she has actively been involved in various community organizations.  She has served as Chair for the Ismaili Women’s Cancer Support Group, Chair for the Ismaili Care for The Elderly Program, Volunteer for The World Partnership Walk and most recently she is a member of The Soroptimist International White Rock.

In her spare time Sam loves to get immersed with her paint brush and canvas. At age 13 her cartoon drawings were published in the Vancouver Sun and most recently one of her paintings was on the cover page of a business magazine.

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Cortney Minke

Client Services & Marketing


Cortney is a detail-oriented administrative and marketing professional with a passion for creating optimal business processes and strategies. 

Cortney’s previous experience as a hairdresser and freelance artist has given her a creative edge that she brings to her marketing and administrative work. She has a deep understanding of how businesses operate and the role that marketing plays in their success. This experience has helped Cortney develop a keen eye for design and aesthetics, which translates to every aspect of her work.

As an administrator and marketing professional, Cortney is committed to delivering quality work that exceeds expectations, nurtures partnerships, and drives sustainable success for the business.

Outside of the office, Cortney enjoys spending her time with her Husband and dog Grizzly whether that be camping, walks along the beach or cozy movie night in.

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