Louis Boulanger, CFA
Founder & Director
Louis Boulanger Now Limited
Louis holds a B.Sc. from Laval University in Canada; is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries; and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and an Authorized Financial Adviser (AFA).
Prior to coming to New Zealand in 1986, Louis worked for nine years with a global consulting firm based in Montreal, Canada. In New Zealand, Louis worked for another global consulting firm for 18 years, including as Chief Executive of New Zealand operations for five years.
In 2004, Louis took time off to study, be with his family and travel around the world. Later that year, he launched his private practice. Louis provides independent investment advice to private and institutional clients. He speaks regularly at investment and private wealth conferences and has been enjoying doing so in more than 20 countries over the past 15 years.
His firm facilitates the purchase and sale of bullion for private and institutional clients, as an authorized dealer on the wholesale London Bullion Market. Professional custodial storage services are also offered to clients not wishing to take delivery.
Louis founded the CFA Society of New Zealand in 2000, was President until 2004 and a Director until 2010. He remains an active member of the CFA Institute.
Louis lives in Auckland with his wife Louise and has two adult sons.