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Melanie Buchhorn

Melanie Buchhorn

Partner & Head of Investments

Melanie is currently a Partner & Head of Investments at Kismet Asset Management, a division of Kismet Wealth Group Corp. Melanie brings over half a decade of institutional and alternative investment management experience coupled with a natural entrepreneurial spirit to every client interaction and investment opportunity.

Melanie has worked in the investment management industry in all three of Canada’s financial capitals; Vancouver, Calgary & Toronto. Melanie’s previous roles include an IIROC Registered Representative at Raymond James Ltd, and an Associate at a Toronto-based hedge fund, and a Private Equity/Venture Capital firm. Additionally, Melanie has worked as a consultant for the Vancouver Division of Family Practice, a not-for-profit initiative funded by the BC Ministry of Health, focused on improving the access and efficiency of primary health care.

In the past, Melanie volunteers for the Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, as well as the Canadian Red Cross.

Education, Licenses & Designations
  • CIM – Chartered Investment Manager Candidate (2019) – Canadian Securities Institute
  • CFA – Chartered Financial Analyst Level II Candidate – CFA Institute
  • Masters of Finance – University of Toronto – Rotman School of Management
  • Bachelors of Management, Major in Finance & Minor in Economics – University of British Columbia