Gerry Austgarden is an Associate at the Cadence Financial Group and co-leads the Okanagan branch; he has almost three decades of experience in the investment industry. Gerry thrives on research and being one of the first people in the office in the morning to dig deep into the data that’s constantly changing. This in-depth reading and market analysis makes Gerry well-versed in market trends and where investment opportunities can be found. In the past, Gerry has built dynamic portfolio models with strategies rooted in knowledge customized for individual and corporate clients; he contributes this expertise to the Cadence Financial Group.
It’s of no surprise that Gerry enjoys reading and playing sports, especially wheelchair curling, as he is a gold medalist from the 2006 Paralympic Winter Games. He also volunteers at the Kelowna Curling Club. He was the Director of Volunteers for the World Mixed Curling Championships in October 2018 and before this, he served on the Board of Directors from 2006 – 2012.
Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife Doreen and daughter, Zoe-Ann, who recently got engaged.