A successful team built around the same core values. 

We are passionate about our beliefs and our desire to help our clients reach their financial and investment goals.


Jamie Hodgins

Senior Investment Advisor

Jamie started his career in financial services in 1986 while working in a management role at a major financial institution.

In 1996, after ten years of financial services experience, Jamie decided to pursue a career as an independent financial advisor. Over 20 years later, Jamie has earned his position as one of the top advisors at Mandeville Private Client Inc. Through his dedication and firm belief in continuing education, Jamie has earned the coveted ‘FCSI’ designation. Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI) designation is reserved for financial services professionals who have met the most exacting standards for industry experience, advanced education and solid endorsement from their peers and superiors.

The FCSI designation is awarded to industry professionals whose superior training and experience exemplify excellence. It is recognized as the highest honour in the financial services industry.

Jamie’s success is the result of an unfettered commitment to help his clients achieve their long term success. He believes that a solid advisor-client relationship is the foundation for a successful client experience.

Jamie’s investment beliefs have been melded by over 25 years of investment experience. Drawing on the teachings and wisdom of some of the world’s greatest investment minds, Jamie follows a disciplined long term strategy of wealth creation and preservation.

Jamie balances a highly productive professional schedule with his love of his family, and his passion for golf.

Jamie is a Senior Financial Advisor with Mandeville Private Client Inc. and a Life Insurance Advisor with Mapledene Insurance Inc. Whatever your plan is, Jamie has the experience, education, and tools at Mandeville Private Client Inc. to achieve your success.

He is currently accepting new clients, and would be thrilled to meet with you to articulate a strategy to achieve your plan.


Mark McConnell

BA(Economics), DipBIS
Senior Investment Advisor

Although born in Ottawa, Mark has established firm roots in the London community over the past 40 years. Both of his parents, Tom and Ruth, led by example, with rewarding careers at 3M Canada and University Hospital, respectfully. The McConnell home was busy, with 3 brothers (Sean, Mike and Thomas) adding to the excitement. Mark graduated from Northridge Public School, AB Lucas Secondary School, the University of Western Ontario where he attained a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, and Fanshawe College where he earned a diploma in Business Information Systems. When he wasn’t in the classroom, Mark was often representing school or city on the basketball court, on the baseball diamond, or in the swimming pool.

Initially involved with the information technology sector during the 80’s and 90’s, Mark has worked in the financial services industry since 1994. Mark’s educational background in economics, business and information technology underscore his unique skills in critical thinking, quantitative analysis and communications. In 2002, Mark joined the Berkshire group of companies, which became Manulife Securities in 2008. In addition to being a licensed financial advisor with Mandeville Private Client Inc., Mark completed the Professional Financial Planning Course in 2003, and the Branch Manager's Course in 2005.

Mark’s mission is to provide his clients with rational and effective financial advice; with timely communication, education and direction in different stages of their lives; and quality service and support that exceeds their expectations.

Mark can help individuals and families achieve their financial planning goals, by providing practical and strategic advice on their Cash Flow, Investments, Income Tax, Retirement, Estate, Intergenerational Wealth Transfer, and Educational Savings.

Mark is fully qualified to offer clients advice on stocks, government and corporate bonds, mutual funds, GIC’s, PPN’s, ETF’s, flow-through shares, limited partnerships, tax-assisted investments and other specialty investment products, within both registered (RRSP, RRIF, TFSA, RESP, LIRA, LIF) and non-registered plans. In addition to product support, Mandeville Private Client Inc. is fully dedicated to Mark’s personal and professional development.

A strong contributor to the community, Mark gladly volunteers at the Heart and Stroke Foundation, canvases in support of the Canadian Cancer Society and is currently an associate director of the Rival Charity Golf Tournament in support of 3 different children’s charities.

Mark would be glad to meet with you one on one to review or establish your plan to reach your financial goals. 


Brendan Colafranceschi

Investment Advisor

Brendan started his financial services career at a major insurance company as an Insurance Advisor providing life, disability, critical care, auto, home as well as other insurance products catering to the individual and group market.

After a successful four year career, Brendan made the leap to a broader financial services platform. Brendan has now joined Mandeville Private Client Inc. as an Investment Advisor and is a Life Insurance Advisor through Mapledene Insurance Inc.

As an Investment Advisor, Brendan works alongside of Jamie Hodgins Senior Financial Advisor, assisting Jamie with the day to day responsibilities of client management. Brendan will also assist in document management, client reviews, investment product research and new client development.

Brendan plans to follow Jamie’s career path by continuously developing his industry education and knowledge along with providing superior service and advice to our clients. Brendan’s investment philosophy is based on adherence to successful long term investment principles of wealth creation and preservation.

Brendan is married with three children; Nicolas, Sophia and Alexander. Brendan is an avid golfer and loves spending leisure time with family outdoors.

Brendan is actively recruiting new clients and would be thrilled to meet with you to determine how our team can help you and your family achieve your financial objectives.


Erin Boyle

Executive Assistant

Erin is Executive Assistant to Jamie & Brendan.

Erin is the most recent addition to our team. She recently graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a BA in Business Management and Organizational Studies where she specialized in Organizational Behaviour. 

Although she is relatively new to the financial sector, Erin is very enthusiastic and eager to learn about the business.

Erin was born and raised in Calgary Alberta, where she grew up skiing, snowboarding and hiking in the mountains. She graduated with honours from Calgary Academy in 2015 before moving to London, where she was an active member of the community, wrote for the school newspaper, completed two volunteer missions overseas and played for the school’s soccer team. Since then, Erin joined the Butterfly Effect Club at Western and continues to volunteer for the Boy’s & Girls club here in London. 

As our Executive Assistant, Erin will be assisting Jamie and Brendan with daily administrative duties and customer relations. 

If you are looking to meet with one of our Advisors please contact Erin! She would love to set up an appointment for you, or assist you with anything you may need.


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