Your Team

At Steward Group we pride ourselves in having a professional and friendly team that is dedicated to helping our clients with both their financial goals and insurance needs.

Rob Knight

Managing Director, Steward Group
Senior Investment Advisor, Director, Private Client Group, HollisWealth a division of Industrial Alliance Securities Inc.
Insurance Advisor, Hollis Insurance Inc.


Security. Growth. Comfort. Protection. Nurture. Next Generation.

It was the feelings behind these concepts that moved Rob from being a financial advisor solely focused on client matters to leading and guiding a larger team that is dedicated to delivering comprehensive strategies and solutions to individuals, families and businesses.

Rob began as an advisor in 1981 and formed the Steward Group of Companies in 1990. He is an Investment Advisor with HollisWealth, a division of Industrial Alliance Securities Inc. and an Insurance Advisor with Hollis Insurance Inc. Rob is also a part of an elite group of advisors who have been awarded with the title of Director, Private Client Group which is awarded based on demonstrated sound business judgement, experience and professional achievement. This experience and expertise enables Rob to consistently deliver advice to clients that is uniquely structured to fit their needs.

As the Managing Director of Steward Group, Rob inspires the Steward Team toward the goal of partnering with our clients to assist them in the successful achievement of their financial and life goals.

Away from work, Rob spends time with his family and loves to read, cook, golf, ski and participates in CrossFit.

Julie Firminger

Executive Assistant to Rob Knight


Julie has been with Steward Group since 1994. As Rob’s Executive Assistant, she utilizes her experience by working closely with him on special projects and assists Rob in overseeing the operations of the Steward Group of Companies.

Away from work, Julie enjoys spending time with her husband and boys, baking, staying fit and reading.

Andrew Nguyen

CHARTERED FINANCIAL ANALYST®
Associate Investment Advisor


Andrew joined Steward Group in July 2018 as an Associate Investment Advisor and brings several years of experience in capital markets and wealth management at a major Canadian bank. In 2016, Andrew acquired his CFA® charterholder and has continued to broaden his knowledge in wealth management. He believes every client is unique and deserves a wealth plan that utilizes a disciplined approach to wealth management that culminates in clients successfully meeting their financial goals.

Away from work, Andrew enjoys spending time with his family and friends, playing football, travelling and exploring the outdoors.

Natalie Goodburn

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER®
Administrative Assistant


Natalie joined Steward Group in May of 2017 and brings with her a wealth of financial experience. She has had many advisory roles with both a major bank and private investment firm since she began her career in the industry in 1992. Obtaining her CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® designation in 2010, Natalie enjoys working with clients to create their individual financial plan and partnering with them as they manoeuvre through life’s inevitable changes to achieve their financial goals.

Away from work, Natalie enjoys time with her 2 girls, tackling small home renovation projects, photography and gardening.

Jordan Knight

Financial Advisor, HollisWealth, a trade name of Investia Financial Services Inc.


Jordan began working at Steward Group in April 2013 in the role of Administrative Assistant. In January 2014 he took on the role of Financial Advisor with HollisWealth. He strives to work closely with his clients to help them achieve their financial goals, while maintaining the same principles that define the Steward Group process.

Away from work, Jordan enjoys spending time with his family at the beach, camping and fishing.

Jon G. Byers

Insurance Advisor, Hollis Insurance Inc.


After many years in the financial industry, Jon began specializing on insurance planning in 2014 when he joined Steward Group in the role of Insurance Advisor. He takes pride in embracing the challenge of ensuring that his clients’ needs are met via a combination of appropriate coverage and value.

Away from work, Jon enjoys road trips with his wife, Kerry. He also finds it relaxing to spend time in the great outdoors with his camera close at hand.

If you would like to discuss how Steward Group can assist and guide you in the creation of a financial plan for you and those you care about, please contact us.