Founder - Wealthsimple
Wealthsimple is a global digital investment service with operations in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. Our mission is to make smart investing easy, low-cost, and transparent for everyone. You can learn more at wealthsimple.com.
Michael Katchen is the Founder and CEO of Wealthsimple, Canada's fastest growing online investment manager.
He founded Wealthsimple in 2014 alongside some of the top minds in finance and technology to make smart investing easy, low-cost, and accessible to everyone. Previously, he led marketing and product at 1000memories, a Y Combinator startup that was acquired in 2012. He has been called an Industry "Mover" by the Financial Post, a "Change Agent" by Canadian Business Magazine, and one of the 500 people that will define the next 12 months by Askmen.