Our Amazing Team

Emil Vassenine

CIM, CIPM – Principal

Emil has over 14 years of industry experience. Before founding EVIV Group in 2011, Emil worked as a Performance and GIPS specialist at Sionna Investment Managers. Emil has earned a Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM) from the CFA institute; he has a Master’s degree in Economics & Management. He also holds CIM designation and DFC certificate from the Canadian Securities Institute.

Tatyana Kalita

MBA – VP of Operations

Tatyana has over 21 years of experience in financial, government and private sectors. Tatyana ran an international services business and consulted a foreign diplomatic mission on critical operational issues. She has a Master’s of Business Administration degree from the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, an International Certificate in Banking Risk and Regulations and is a certified Organizational Change Manager.

David Dai

Compliance analyst

David has over 11 years of experience in the accounting, investment administration and hedge fund sectors. He is a graduate from the University of Toronto. David holds the CSC certificate and is now pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.

Harrison Du

CIPM - Performance analyst

Harrison currently holds a Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM) from the CFA Institute and a CSC certificate from the Canadian Securities Institute.

Justin Taheri

MA, CFA, CIPM – Manager

Justin has over 21 years of progressive industry experience. Before joining EVIV Group, he has worked as a performance & GIPS compliance specialist at AGF Management, BMO Pension and Rondeau Capital Management. Justin is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and has earned the Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM) from the CFA institute; he also has a Master’s degree in Economics from UofT Rotman School of Management.

Brandon Le

Brandon is a recent graduate from the Rotman School of Management with a B.Comm in Finance and Economics. Brandon is currently pursuing the CSC certificate from the Canadian Securities Institute.