Adrian Brown

Desautels Global Expert; Branch Director, RBC Dominion Securities
Adrian Brown

BCom’04, DPA’07


Adrian is a seasoned professional with close to 20 years of experience in wealth management and financial services.

He began his career at Deloitte and as a Senior Consultant, where he led his clients to success, providing solutions in a complex regulatory environment. Following this, he has spent the last 14 years at RBC, advancing throughout the organization, across the Toronto and Montreal geographies along with various international assignments. He joined RBC as part of the Wealth Management Generalist Program, rotating through three key lines of business: RBC Dominion Securities, Global Asset Management and Global Wealth Management. His experience since has been primarily in the wealth management domain, having worked on the trading floor in Toronto in a national fixed income role before assuming the role of Branch Director.

Although he has primarily worked in finance, as a Certified Public Accountant, he has also lectured at McGill, teaching graduate level Accounting courses.

His volunteer experience includes a Board role Youthlink (a resource for youth and their families, supporting their emotional well-being, mental health, and intellectual development) and Els for Autism (an organization committed to helping people diagnosed on the autism spectrum live healthy, productive lives).

And finally, Adrian supports his alma mater through his contributions towards the Adrian Brown Bursary, benefiting our Desautels students.


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