Wayne Deans is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Vancouver based Deans Knight Capital Management, which he co-founded in 1992. An exclusive investment firm, Deans Knight focuses on servicing high net worth individuals and families. Deans Knight provides a unique approach to wealth management through a specialized investment focus, and the presence of a strong, committed management team is core to their investment philosophy. The firm was previously named one of Canada’s top money managers. Deans and his colleagues are known for their philanthropic activities. The University of British Columbia recently honored Deans for his contribution to the Sauder School of Business, and the creation of the Wayne Deans Investment Analysis Centre. Deans volunteers his time as an advocate of fostering entrepreneurship and mentoring students. Also a part-time resident of Punta Mita, this is one of his favorite places on earth.