Northleaf Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Arash Fahandezh has joined our firm as a Director, Compliance in Toronto. Arash will be part of a team responsible for the management of Northleaf’s compliance programs, including the ongoing development, implementation and improvement of compliance programs across Northleaf’s investment platform and global office locations. Arash will have responsibility for monitoring and updating Northleaf’s policies and procedures to ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations and internal guidelines in the various markets where Northleaf operates, working closely with the Legal Team and across the firm.
Prior to joining Northleaf, Arash held various compliance roles at Manulife Financial, most recently as Director, Private Markets Compliance and previously Director, Global Wealth and Asset Management Compliance. Prior to this, Arash held compliance roles at a number of financial services firms, including State Farm and TD Bank. Arash received a Master of Business Administration, Financial Services from Dalhousie University and a Bachelor of Arts (Finance) from Mercyhurst University.