As Gentai expands, we are committed to continuously achieving exceptional returns for our investors. To achieve our goals, we look for the very best talent. We are always welcome anyone who is highly motivated and is determined to succeed in a fast paced environment.
Who We Are
For 5 consecutive years, from 2015 to 2019, Tina was nominated for Canada Mortgage Award under Top Commercial Mortgage Broker category, and became one of the TOP 10 Finalists.
He has worked in financial services, real estate and mortgage business for 20+ years. He graduated with Bachelor degree of Arts, is a registered Sub-mortgage broker and completed the Partners, Directors and Senior Officers Course offered by Canadian Securities Institute.
Lorenzo possesses skills in credit risk management, commercial real-estate finance, deal structuring and management of large complex accounts.
With over 25 years in the commercial lending space, Lorenzo has worked at the operational and strategical level in commercial lending for a prominent financial institution as well as at the strategic level for a large commercial lending operating across Canada.
Mark brings nearly 20 years of financial services experience including over a decade at one of Canada’s largest banks. Mark also has experience leading and growing 2 boutique wealth management firms in Vancouver. He is a Professional Financial Planner and has received the Canadian Securities Institute’s highest designation, Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute.
Shabnam is a Chartered Professional Accountant, with more than 17 years of experience covering diverse sectors, having held leadership roles in Software, Manufacturing and Finance. Shabnam has raised equity venture capital financing and successfully negotiated and closed bank debt financing. She has helped improve operational efficiencies, often working collaboratively to help develop standardardized processes and policies, enabling the organization to grow and capitalize on opportunities.
Not one to hesitate at a challenge, Shabnam often steps out of her financial role to help a company scale, by providing strategic direction, implementing end to end business process improvement projects, while working closely with all levels of staff including Boards and Investors.
Shabnam leads and provides coaching and mentorship to the Accounting and Finance teams. She is an empowering leader, mentor and coach.
Prior to joining Gentai, Ms. Zhang had over 15 years Human Resources Management experience in Global 500 Multinational Corporations, and also worked as Senior Project Manager and Senior Management Consultant in a large management consulting group for many years.
Cathy graduated from the University of Bristol, UK, with MBA and MSc in Finance Management.
Investment Team — Asian Market
Prior to joining Gentai, Lawrence served at a Big 4 accounting firm and one of the largest global banks.
Lawrence graduated from Simon Fraser University with a bachelor's degree in finance and marketing. He has completed his Canadian Security Course.
Andrew is an experienced investment professional with more than 15 years of experience in financial planning, investment advising and wealth management. Prior to joining Gentai, Andrew was an Investment Counselor at a multinational financial institution, serving its private banking clients. He focused on portfolio management for high-net-worth Asian clients. Andrew also worked in the wealth management department of other international banks such as HSBC and Citigroup.
Andrew is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin. He has obtained the Financial Risk Management (FRM) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP)(HK) designations, and completed the IFSE Institute’s Exempt Market Proficiency Course. He graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Science degree.
After graduating from Simon Fraser University with a bachelor's degree in finance, Yin worked as an Account Manager in one of the biggest banks in Canada. Currently, Yin is studying for the Chartered Financial Analyst Level 3 exam to acquire advanced financial wisdom, so as to present well-rounded advice to clients.
Prior to joining Gentai, Ivy served at 2 big local fiancial institutions in BC and had been helping new immigrants regarding their asset management and financial planning.
Before joining Gentai, Rayson has experience as a financial analyst at a respected investment banking company in Hongkong, and in serving at a large international bank. Rayson was graduated from Simon Fraser University with a bachelor’s degree in finance and a minor in economics. He has accomplished the Canadian Securities Course.
Rosy is an outstanding UBC graduate with strong skills at Excel and financial modelling, and she has two-year marketing analysis and business development experience with aspiration to advance in the financial industry.
Investment Team — Expansion Market
He received his master’s degree in Finance, in addition to an MBA in Canada. He has also completed the Canadian Security Course.
Mike comes to Gentai with over 20 years’ experience in both financial and small business industries. He’s received his diploma in the Exempt Market Proficiency course and Computer Science, as well as a Master of arts in International Business.
젠타이 자산 운용회사 투자 사업부에서 근무를 하게 된 원종욱입니다. 20년 이상 캐나다 이민 생활속에서 금융 및 사업을 통해 경험한 실생활의 지식을 한국분들에게 전달해 드리도록 노력하겠습니다.
다소 생소할 수 있으나 변화하는 금융시장에서 위험적 요인을 줄여 안정적인 수익율을 투자자에게
제공해 온 젠타이 자산운용 회사는 담보대출 전문투자회사 입니다. 8년 이상 자산 운용 전문가들에 의해 안정적으로 운영되어 온 젠타이 자산 운용회사의 투자 상품에 관심이 있는 한인 교포 여러분들의 문의를 환영합니다.
Investment Team — Greater Toronto Area
Starting September 2020, Raphael joined Gentai Asset Management and is responsible for leading the Eastern Canada team based out of Toronto.
On top of his professional achievements, Raphael holds multiple designations including the Charted Investment Manager (CIM), Derivative Market Specialist (DMS), and Fellow of Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI). He is trilingual and fluent in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin, and is frequently invited to speak at various investment forums across Canada.
Having now worked and experienced the retail side of investment management, with coverage of foreign currency, fixed income, equity, and alternative investments. It is believed that she has passions for both finance and customer service, helping investors to reach their financial goals.
Abby’s knowledge, and experience allows her to understand client needs in depth, and be able to provide comprehensive and well-balance financial solutions. Her dedication leads her to excel in servicing her clients.
Tommy graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor's degree in Finance. He also has experience in project analysis at one of the Fortune Global 500 companies. He exhibited strong analytical skills directly contributing to the problem evaluation and solutions. With his finance background, he enjoys assessing each deal and providing great service for Gentai Clients.
James has over 13 years of experience in the finance industry with over $500 million in loans originated and underwritten throughout his career. Having commenced his career working for 3 of the major 6 banks in Canada, James progressed throughout commercial lending from servicing clients in diversified industries to a more tailored approach into commercial real estate, particularly over the past 8 years.
Most recently prior to Gentai, James served as a AVP Origination for 4 years at one of the largest private commercial real estate lenders in Canada where he serviced clients across financing solutions relating to predevelopment, land, servicing, construction and bridge financing.
James graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with a degree in Business Administration (BBA) and is an active member of the vibrant Commercial Real Estate Community in Toronto. James is also licensed as a Mortgage Broker in Ontario.
Jessie holds an MBA with focus in commercial real estate finance from TCU and is a licensed sub-mortgage broker.
With over 5 years' experience on the broker side, she understands how important an efficient communication between brokers and lenders can be.
Knowing that every loan is different especially on the private lending side, she enjoys communicating with brokers to find out a balance of what we can offer and what the clients need. She is passionate about building customized financing solutions together with brokers to best serve different clients.
With over 3 years' experience in banking industry as an administrative assistant to manager in both deposit and mortgage business, Adriene has been inspired to become a professional mortgage underwriter. Now, she is excited to build up more experience and contribute her passion and knowledge in Gentai Capital Corporation.
Darren completed his Bachelor of Business Administration program at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. He previously worked as a bookkeeper and conveyancer at an accounting firm and a law firm. He assisted lawyers to complete real estate transactions including purchase, sale, refinance, private loan, and family transfer before joining Gentai Capital Corporation in 2020.
David has been growing as controller within IT marketing service, moving service, wholesale and exhibition manufacturing sectors for eighteen years. He has been a Certified Management Accountant since 2010 and became a Chartered Professional Accountant in 2014.
In addition to her primary job functions, Yuki has been recognized by the company for her extraordinary commitment to grow with Gentai.
Lily graduated with distinction from BCIT Financial Management Accounting Program, and also holds a BSc in Computer Science. Before joining Gentai, Lily has worked in several large companies and a government agency in Vancouver and Shanghai. With extensive work experience and skills in various areas such as financial management accounting, marketing analysis, and project management, Lily has brought her passion and dedication to help streamline the work process to improve workflow, perform financial statements analysis to ensure accuracy of financial reporting, and better assist management with informed decision making.
Prior to her current role, Rachel served in the investment team of Gentai and was responsible for investors' relationship maintenance, business development, company branding and internal management within the department. Rachel made a great contribution to the sales of GMIC products during her service in the investment department, and has contributed to the good branding and public image of Gentai. Due to her outstanding performance and contribution, Rachel was recognized and awarded the Value Ambassador of Gentai Financial Group in the second quarter of 2020.
Rachel received the UBC Diploma in Accounting program of Sauder School of Business in May 2020.
Human Resources & Business Administration Department
Graduated from Renmin University of China with a Master's Degree of Arts, Rachel possesses over 12 years' multi-cultural HR and corporate communication experience in financial, media and real estate industries.
Qiao received his Bachelor of Communication from Utrecht University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands. He also holds a Master's Degree in Global Business from the University of Victoria.
Sharon graduated from Hotel and Resort Management, and worked in the hospitality industry in BC for many years. Sharon also briefly worked in insurance industry as sales representative with her BC life insurance license. Prior to joining Gentai Capital Corporation, Sharon worked at the Four Diamond Casino Resort in Western Canada as not only front desk but also Concierge, gained a lot of experiences in customer services