Nancy Nicol CIM®
Associate Portfolio Manager, Investment Advisor

Nancy began her career in the investment industry in 2001 with a BA, Financial and Economic Studies from the University of Western Ontario. As a founding member of one of the country’s top wealth management teams, Nancy honed her expertise by advising some of Canada’s most successful families. Long-term clients include executives, business owners, and multigenerational families who benefit from her holistic approach.

Nancy’s stellar reputation is based on her ability to provide personalized investment strategies that maximize gains, minimize taxes, and transfer wealth efficiently to the next generation.

John Sanchez CIM®
Associate Portfolio Manager, Investment Advisor

John began his career in the investment industry in 2004 with a degree in Aerospace Engineering from Ryerson University. His disciplined and structured approach to the investment process involves a unique blend of tax planning, investment returns and commitment to world class client service.

John works extensively with accredited investors, business owners, entrepreneurs, and professionals. In collaboration with their trusted accountants and lawyers, he develops custom-tailored solutions designed to minimize taxes today and in the future. He continuously seeks the most efficient tax and investment strategies to help his clients achieve their personal financial goals.

Emily Palios
Associate Investment Advisor

Emily began her career in the investment industry in 2017 and joined Nicol Sanchez Partners in 2019. Committed to always putting clients first, Emily is responsible for executing buy/sell transactions in equities, fixed income, and alternative investment products, while providing on-going administrative support. Emily has a B.A. (Hons) from University of Toronto and a Master of Political Science from York University. She also studied abroad at l’Institut des sciences politiques de Paris and is highly proficient in French. With experience in both the socio-political and financial sectors, Emily offers a unique perspective on the influence of political factors on investments, ESG products, and sustainable investing.