Julian has been in the financial services industry since 1976. Prior to that, he had careers at the Financial Post, and as an independent producer of current affairs TV shows in the U.S.
He is a charter member of the Conference for Advanced Life Underwriting, and belongs to Advocis. He is also a registered member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
He has been Chair of the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts – and was also a member of the Oakville Cultural Advisory Committee. He currently sits on the Board for the Oakville Federal Liberal Association.
Julian was a member of the Million Dollar Round Table for 32 years, and was President of the Canadian MDRT Foundation.
His firm, Wise Advisory Group Inc., has an Integrated Estate and Wealth Management™ team that helps clients meet the promises they’ve made to themselves, their families, and their businesses. As it says on his business card, “Promises Made. Promises Kept. Since 1976.™”
He is also a co-founder of WiseMouth™ Media Incorporated. If you ever have a story that you feel can help others, or you just need to learn things about life from others, go to www.wisemouthmedia.com. When the world shares, everyone grows.
Julian has two adult children, Bryonie and Matthew, and lives with his wife Nandita in Oakville, Ontario with their dogs Lucie and Potter.
Indira Roy Choudhury
Born in Toronto, Indira holds a Honours B.A. degree in Art and Art History from the University of Toronto and a B. Ed. from Queens University. She began her career as a successful practising artist winning first place awards in juried exhibitions in Toronto, Mississauga and Haliburton. She and business partner, Doris Gillick started Trias Gallery in 1998. The first location was on the 3rd floor of the ‘Art at 80’ gallery building located at the corner of King and Spadina in Toronto. During this time, the gallery was accepted into the prestigious Art Dealers Association of Canada. Though Doris retired in 2005, the gallery continued to grow, moving to a larger space on the 4th floor and representing 30 exceptional Canadian artists. When the ‘Art at 80’ building was sold, the gallery moved in 2014 to it’s present location overlooking the waterfront in Bronte Harbour. Indira and her family have been proud residents of the Bronte community since 1999. She has been an active member of the Oakville community, serving as a Leader in Scouts Canada (2006 – 2009), the Bronte BIA (2014 – present), the Oakville Cultural Grants Review Committee (2015 – present) and was honoured to be presented the Arts Entrepreneur Award by the Oakville Arts Council in 2015.
Dr. Paul Wu is an obstetrician and gynecologist who has been in practice in Burlington for more than 30 years. He is also a founding and still active director of the Halton Region Chinese Canadian Association. Over the years he has devoted a lot of time and energy in community affairs. Having involved as well in a number of fund-raising events.
He was born and raised in Hong Kong but attended universities in the U.S. and Canada, graduating in medicine school at University of Toronto.
His main interest is in performing arts, having performed on stage as a vocalist in chinese opera and other contemporary music functions.
He has been a resident in Oakville in the last two years.