2024 Conference & AGM


Chris Riddell, CLU, CHS

Partner, Wise Riddell Financial Group

Chris is considered an expert in defining “how much is enough,” specializing in creating robust financial plans that encompass comprehensive risk management, strategic tax savings, and meticulous family and estate protection. His methodical approach to insurance utilizes a precise blend of numerical analysis tailored to your personal, family, and business needs, ensuring each plan is crafted with optimal tax efficiency to best serve your unique situation.

“Never trust a skinny chef” might be his motto, but there’s more to Chris than meets the eye.

A vital member of the Wise Riddell team since 2013, Chris brought his family back from Montreal—his home for a decade where he honed his skills as a professionally trained chef. An alumnus of the University of Concordia with a degree in economics, Chris’s deep-rooted passion for people and analytical prowess made his transition into the financial sector a seamless one. He has earned the Chartered Life Underwriter designation and also holds a Certified Health Insurance Specialist (CHS) designation.

Away from the office, Chris and his wife, Diane, have three energetic boys. He’s a lover of woodworking, skiing, and golf, trying to keep his leisure time diverse.


2024 Conference & AGM