Our Consultants

Liiban A. Hersi Liiban A. Hersi, CFP®, CIM, FMA, FCSI
Sr. Financial Advisor

IPC Securities Corporation

Liiban's philosophy is to educate and equip clients to make sound decisions about their investments and financial future. His goals are simple and address clients’ need for income protection during working years, to provide sufficient income during retirement and the efficient transfer of wealth to the next generation.

Liiban has over 25+ years experience in the financial services industry. He began his career with one of the Canadian Chartered Banks in 1987. He has held various positions such as Loans/Mortgages Manager, Investment Lending Manager and Branch Manager.

Liiban holds various designations such as a Certified Financial Planner, Canadian Investment Manager and Financial Management Advisor. He is a fellow of Canadian Securities Institute & currently works with families in the Greater Toronto Area.

Liiban is married with 3 young children. He enjoys watching movies with the family and reading biographical books.

 
Alwin Fearon, CFP®
Sr. Financial Advisor
 
IPC Securities Corporation

Alwin operates with the philosophy to educate and equip clients to make sound investment decisions. Investment decisions that are simple and address client’s need for income protection during working years, income during retirement years and the efficient transfer of wealth to the next generation.

Alwin has over 9 years of financial industry experience. Prior to entering the financial services industry, he was a V.P Finance and co-owner of a national Pharmaceutical company. Before that, he held a senior position at a major international
health care company.

Alwin earned his BSc. with a major in chemistry and a minor in economics from the University of Toronto.

Alwin is married with 2 children. He enjoys history,
travel and music.
 

Corrado Tiralongo

Corrado Tiralongo
Chief Investment Officer
Counsel Portfolio Services


Corrado Tiralongo is the Chief Investment Officer and lead Portfolio Manager for Counsel Portfolio Services. As CIO, Corrado oversees Counsel's investment policies and portfolio monitoring programs. He is responsible for the selection and monitoring of Counsel’s external investment specialists. He also oversees the regular due diligence assessments and risk management evaluation of all Counsel funds and portfolios.
 

Rana Chauhan

Rana Chauhan
Chief Investment Strategist
Counsel Portfolio Services


Rana Chauhan is the Chief Investment Strategist for Counsel Portfolio Services. As Chief Investment Strategist, Rana maintains a close relationship with all of Counsel’s investment specialists, allowing him to keep his finger on the market’s pulse and on global economic developments. He is responsible for helping Advisors understand how economic and market events impact their clients’ investments.

Rana also provides research and development support to Advisors. Acting as an institutional conduit to Counsel’s sub-advisors, he hosts due diligence sessions with Advisors and selected investment specialists. As host of Counsel’s quarterly Market Monitor Audiocasts, Rana gets market perspectives from Counsel’s investment specialists, asking the questions that are on the minds of investors.

Rana was instrumental in the creation of Counsel Portfolio Services. He was previously the Investment Strategist for Investment Planning Counsel Inc., prior to which he had spent two years as a Canadian Equity Analyst with a Municipal Pension Fund, and two years as an International Equity Analyst with a U.S. Bank. He has been involved in the investment industry since 1987.

Rana is a member of Counsel’s Product and Investment Committees and a graduate of Medical Physics from
University of London in England.
 

Rahim Dhalla

Rahim Dhalla, CIM
Director, Portfolio Management
Counsel Portfolio Services


As director of the Portfolio Analytics team, Rahim is responsible for the design and implementation of analytically based solutions to generate portfolio and sub-advisor risk profiles. These analyses are used to conduct portfolio composition and risk evaluation assessments on all Counsel investment solutions. He is responsible for conducting regular attribution reviews and performance modeling on Counsel’s funds and portfolios. Rahim also assists the Chief Investment Officer in conducting regular qualitative reviews of Counsel’s investment specialists.