Massimo Testani earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Toronto and is an accomplished, results oriented, financial executive and is a member of the Certified General Accountants Association of Ontario.
Massimo served as the Chief Financial Officer of Manulife Asset Management Limited (formerly Elliott & Page Limited) and was the Chief Financial Officer of the Manulife Mutual Funds. In his capacity as CFO, he was responsible for all corporate financial matters of the subsidiary and the mutual funds. Massimo was the key finance lead on the $4 billion AIC integration and the inaugural launch of the Manulife’s private Real Estate Funds. He has managed multi-million dollar high profile financial initiatives and has extensive experience with implementation, conversions, and integration of complex financial projects.
Massimo’s technical experience in accounting, finance, board reporting, strategic planning and partnerships, and passion to continuously streamline and effectively improve process flows fits in well with the entrepreneurial culture at Wish Group. He has been described as a passionate and personable leader and always focusses on engaging and inspiring others.
Massimo is literally a hands-on individual and has lead teams with his volunteer work at Habitat for Humanity. Being somewhat of a handy man, it is one way he is able to give back to the community.