Jessica (Sheehan) Arakgi
CFP, CIM, CLU, CHS,
Financial Advisor, Toronto
As a member of Nicola Wealth’s Planning Team in Toronto, Jessica leads business owners, high net worth individuals, and affluent families through an integrated wealth planning process. She helps her clients to understand the complexities of their current situation in order to effectively uncover opportunities and potential challenges ahead.
An honours graduate of the University of Western Ontario, Jessica holds the designations as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Chartered Investment Manager (CIM). She an active member of the Conference for Advanced Life Underwriting and is currently a member of the Membership Committee.
Outside of her role as a financial advisor, Jessica is active in the Toronto community sitting on the Board of the Young Professionals of Leacock, part of The Leacock Foundation, which provides extended learning opportunities for Toronto and South African youth in need, through literacy and other academic initiatives. This past year Jessica and her husband participated in the Canadian Army Run where Jessica was a top fundraiser (in addition to completing her first half marathon).
Question & Answers
Favourite Sport to play?
I'm an avid crossfitter but also enjoy golf during the warmer months.
Would you bungee jump?
If you had asked my last year I would have said no but I jumped off the Kawarau Bridge (the home of the original bungee) in New Zealand this year.
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be?
In no particular order the Portuguese wine regions, the California coast, and hiking up Mount Kilimanjaro.
What is your favourite Canadian city other than Vancouver?
My hometown of Toronto.