Robert (Bob) Tien

Bob Tien, CPA®, CA, BComm, BSc is honoured to join the GENn team who are at the forefront of family office management and investment counselling.

Bob has over 25 years’ experience as CFO, Controller, and Director of Finance in professional firms and privately owned companies.  In addition, he has several years public practice proficiency in audit, accounting and tax working with public and private companies.  Bob’s hands-on approach to management and strong interpersonal skills have resulted in improved profitability and accountability in the businesses he has managed.  His experience in public practice and with professional firms provided him with both the technical and personal skills needed to enhance client service to family enterprises.

The role of CFO goes beyond the numbers.  Bob’s CPA® experience helps to bring a financial perspective to the strategic and operational decision making of GENn.  As a strong team player, Bob is confident his diverse background and broad expertise will help to add value to GENn in his role as Chief Financial Officer.

Bob earned his Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science (computer programming) from the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon.  After moving to Calgary, Bob articled and obtained his CA with a major international accounting firm.

Bob’s interests include hockey, golf, tennis, travel, and spending time with his family.  A long-time avid Flames fan, Bob hopes to see the team back in contention for the Stanley Cup soon.

The GENn Team:

Kevin D. Algar, JD, CIMA®, CIM®, CFP®, CLU®, TEP, FEA

President & CEO

Dennis Nerland, Q.C.

Advisory Board Member

David V. Richards, FCPA,CA

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Lloyd Steier, Ph.D.

Advisory Board Member

Aly Pain

Family Council Lead

Robert (Bob) Tien, CPA®, CA, BComm, BSc

Chief Financial Officer

Valerie Leibel

Senior Accountant

Jared Wolk, CFA®, CAIA®

Portfolio Manager & Chief Investment Officer *

Maximilian (Max) Fortmuller, BAA

Analyst *

Rustem Jamburbayev, CFA®

Portfolio Analyst *

Robert (Rob) Koski, CFP®

Director of Financial Planning and Risk Management

Annette Kassner

Office Manager

Larisa Wilson

Office Manager

*Denotes employees of GENn Investment Counsel Ltd.

Back to Top