Inder Arya - Vice-Chair (Montreal)

Inder Arya is a portfolio manager at one of Canada's leading private wealth management firms. His focus is on managing the assets of high net worth families with an emphasis on understanding macro-economic shifts. Inder also has considerable experience launching startups. Notably, he orchestrated seed financing and was the primary advisor for Canada's first online transparent bond trading platform.

He was also co-founder of a pioneering wifi service that provided  remote wifi hotspots for extreme locations around the world - including a private space ship launch in the Mojave desert  and support for emergency responders in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Politically, Inder has extensive experience working on federal and municipal campaigns. He has lived in England, India, Malaysia and Indonesia and is currently based in Montreal.