Independant Financial Security Advisor
With over 10 years of experience, Grant has stood out with his modern and sophisticated approach to discerning personalized solutions to your financial challenges. He graduated in 2007 from HEC with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance. Since the start of his career, Grant has been working on large insurance cases, acquiring the knowledge and skills necessary to find life insurance solutions for the most complex cases, always while keeping the client’s objectives as a priority. His ability to communicate clearly and transparently has enabled him to reach many heights and he was also asked to be a speaker at the Manulife Elite Insurance Forum in addition to other events where he has been the guest speaker. In addition to his knowledge of life insurance, Grant stands out with his expertise in investments, wealth management and legacy planning. He is currently on Manulife Securities Insurance Incorporated’s (MSII) Advisory Council, sharing his opinions to help improve their services and offering after serving for the last two years on Manulife Bank’s Advisory Council, working on product development for the bank.
Independant Financial Security Advisor & Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
Ross Cloran graduated from S,G.W.U. (Sir George Williams University) in 1971 with a B. Comm. Degree, majoring in Finance and Economics, He began his insurance career with London Life in 1973 and was immediately successful having qualified for their Elite Honor Club Membership in all of the 19 years that he was there. Ross then went to NALACO (North American Life) and became a broker with Manulife when the latter acquired NALACO. He obtained his CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter) Degree in 1978; CFP (Chartered Financial Planner) in 1985; and ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant) in 1987.
He is a 42 year Life and Qualifying Member of the MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table). The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) is the premier life insurance and financial services sales organization in the world, consisting of nearly 19,000 members in over 40 countries. It represents the top six percent of the sales representatives in the world. Within this organization there are two additional levels of achievement: The Court Of The Table at three times the basic entry requirement and The Top Of The Table at six times (representing the top one thousand in the world). Ross has been a member of this prestigious organization for 42 consecutive years and has achieved Court Of The Table status eleven times and Top Of The Table three times in the last eight years.
He is a 5 Star Master Builder with Manulife and a 9 time recipient of the National Quality Award and has served on many field advisory and product committees. The Master Builder program is Manulife’s most prestigious advisor reward and recognition program worldwide. Advisors who achieve Master Builder status are the epitome of excellence. Manulife currently deals with over 47,000 advisors worldwide. 334 of these advisors have achieved Master Builder status and within their ranks 133 advisors have achieved the ultimate Manulife recognition of 5 Star Master Builder. Ross is one of them.
Stavroula Tzouras joined Ross in 2009 as his Marketing Assistant. Her main responsibilities are making sure that all our operations are running smoothly and she is always available as a liaison to answer our client’s questions whenever they arise. She relies on her 20 years of experience servicing clients in the retail world as an employee and manager and her bookkeeping knowledge acquired at ICS Canada. She is a social sciences graduate of Vanier College in 1987 and a valued member of our team.