Kevin’s focus is on ensuring our clients achieve their financial goals. He is well versed in all stages of the business development and succession cycles with entrepreneurs, multi-generational companies, and farm families. Kevin oversees portfolio construction at PWM and is a respected industry leader in alternative strategies with a focus on Private Debt, Private Equity & Structured Notes which help to provide better diversification, reduce volatility risk, and enhance returns in our portfolios.
A partner at the firm, Kevin Haakensen joined in 2008. While honing his skills at a boutique firm for 10 years and obtaining his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and three other professional designations, he helped develop financial plans, investment, succession and complex tax strategies for a variety of high caliber Canadian companies. Before joining Prairie Wealth Management, he provided start-up companies in Saskatchewan with business mentoring, financial strategies and seed stage venture capital funding. In 2017, Kevin earned a spot on the Wealth Professional’s list of the Top 50 Financial Advisors in Canada.
Kevin enjoys cooking, traveling, and hitting the gym. In his spare time, you can find Kevin running with his dog and spending time golfing, fishing, and goofing around with his young niece and nephew.