Meet Our Team of Ottawa Financial Planners

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Jason Dashnay

President + Wealth Coach

As a Wealth Coach, Jason offers comprehensive financial planning advice for professionals, successful business owners and their families. Aspire Wealth Group was created from his passion for helping people with their finances. With over 17 years in managing client relations, Jason’s main focus is creating solutions to help people accomplish their lifelong goals.

In his down time, he enjoys spending time with his friends and family around the lake and taking his kids for a skate on the hockey rink.

“Be fearful when others are greedy and only be greedy when others are fearful.” ~ Warren Buffett

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Jennyfer Mathieu

Business Services Manager

Jenny plays a key role as the primary point of contact and liaison between the team, clients and partners.

She brings over 16 years of industry experience in client care and office management. Jenny has worked for some of the largest financial institutes in Canada along with local firms. Her experience with investments and as a mortgage agent is a valuable asset to our team. She looks forward to assisting you in accomplishing your financial goals.

In her down time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Cédric Larigaldie

Wealth Coach

Aspire Wealth Group Inc is pleased to announce that Cédric Larigaldie has joined the Aspire team as a Wealth Coach.

Born in France, Cédric is fully bilingual with a proven track record of success as a business owner and as an advisor. He has spent the last 6 years as a Financial Advisor with Freedom 55 where he has assisted business owners, professionals and their families in implementing financial plans.

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Cédric volunteers his time with the French Catholic School Board where he educates our youth on personal financial topics. He can be seen each month on TV Rogers (in French) as the Financial Expert where he educates viewers on the various tools available for building and protecting your wealth.

In his down time he enjoys the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

“A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.” ~ Bruce Lee


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Andrea Jermacans

Wealth Coach

Andrea is a Wealth Coach whose focus is on retirees, single women, and families. She offers professional guidance to clients so they can navigate Canada’s financial landscape, understand their options, and find solutions that best fit their goals.

Andrea is Aspire’s newest addition, and joins us after a happy and successful 11-year career with Freedom 55 Financial.

Before that, she was a journalist for nearly a decade, and maintains that asking the right questions and really listening when people talk are the two most valuable skills she brought over from her days as a reporter and editor.

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When she’s not working with her clients, Andrea can be found volunteering at various amateur live theatre venues in the Ottawa area, either behind the scenes or on stage. She also dabbles in wood working, creating furniture and toys for her young daughter.

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