Meet the Team

Meet the Team

MP Wealth Advisory was formed in 1997 through the partnership of Scott Marshall and Darren Pastro. The financial services practice quickly grew into a firm of 3 investment advisors and related support staff. The team has more than 50 years of combined investment experience, ensuring that our clients benefit from our collective investment knowledge.

Darren Pastro

Darren G Pastro

CIM

Portfolio Manager

Darren Pastro is a Senior Investment Advisor and a Senior Portfolio Manager at Wellington-Altus Private Wealth. Darren is a founding principal of MP Wealth Advisory, which was formed in 1997 through his partnership with Scott Marshall. The business is represented by a team of leading professional advisors with proven expertise in the areas of discretionary portfolio management, insurance, estate, and holistic wealth management. MP Wealth has been providing financial planning and management expertise to a select group of clients for more than 21 years and boasts over 50 years of combined industry experience. Darren earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Haskayne School of Business, is a Chartered Professional Accountant, a registered Portfolio Manager, and holder of the Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation. In his spare time, he enjoys skiing, golf and trail running.

Phone: 250.368.3838
Email: darren.pastro@wprivate.ca
Fax: 250.368.3666

Scott Marshall

Scott Marshall

FCSI, CIM

Portfolio Manager

Scott Marshall is a Senior Investment Advisor and a Senior Portfolio Manager at Wellington-Altus Private Wealth. Scott is a founding principal of MP Wealth Advisory, which was formed in 1997 through his partnership with Darren Pastro. The business is represented by a team of leading professional advisors with proven expertise in the areas of discretionary portfolio management, insurance, estate, and holistic wealth management. MP Wealth has been providing financial planning and management expertise to a select group of clients for more than 21 years and boasts over 50 years of combined industry experience. Scott holds the Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI) credential. He is a registered Portfolio Manager and a holder of the Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation. Delivering results and exceeding client expectations is always his starting point along with making a real difference in his clients’ lives and our community. Books, golf, motorcycles, cars and, camping round out any spare time or days off and keeping up with two amazing children, now university-bound son Noah and daughter Quinn.

Phone: 250.368.3838
Email: scott.marshall@wprivate.ca
Fax: 250.368.3666

Craig Adams

Craig Adams

Investment Advisor

Craig has more than 15 years of experience in financial management, with the last six years as a licensed Investment Advisor with the MP Wealth Advisory team. His focus is on providing financial solutions for families, businesses and institutional investors. Craig currently holds a certificate in Advanced Investment Advice and is working towards his Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) designation.

Phone: 250.368.3838
Email: craig.adams@wprivate.ca
Fax: 250.368.3666

Debbie Baines

Debbie Baines

Branch Administrator

Debbie started in the financial industry in 1984 and has been working with the partnership since its inception. Debbie is the point of contact for clients calling into the office and is a master of back office and administrative procedures within the team. Her calm and friendly demeanor, combined with an unparalleled dedication to client service, make her an invaluable asset to MP Wealth Advisory.

Phone: 250.368.3838
Email: debbie.baines@wprivate.ca
Fax: 250.368.3666