John Ardill

John Ardill


John Ardill, CPF, CLU, CHFC
Greater Toronto Area
P  416.400.5882


John Ardill has over 30 years in the business and is still active because he loves what he does. John has helped guide thousands of people and their businesses to a more secure future, opening their eyes to unique financial strategies that are unknown in the marketplace. Along with being a Raintree Private Wealth Advisor, he is also a Charter Life Underwriter and Chartered Financial Consultant. John has built his success on trust.

“Trust is like the air we breathe. When it’s present, nobody really notices. But when it’s absent, everybody notices.” Warren Buffett

Three Cornerstones of John’s Business
  1. An overall view of who you are — understanding your objectives and your dreams and matching them with the best solutions.
  2. 30 years of experience in life insurance – this is John’s base. His training, invaluable experience and insights have benefited clients their entire lives.
  3. Money management — referring investors to discretionary investment firms in Canada, plus the Private Capital Markets.
What John is Most Proud Of
  • A wonderful commitment to his wife, Joanne
  • Eight healthy grandchildren
  • Being one of the top producers in the financial service industry
  • Starting a financial podcast “A Different Cut” on Jazz FM91.1
  • Mentoring associates to help maintain a high quality of service
  • Last but not least, his special relationship with clients. Laughing during the happy times and strengthening their relationship during challenging times.

“Families are like fudge – mostly sweet with a few nuts.” Author unknown

“A Different Cut” Click here to listen to John talk with special guests about the world of private capital investments.



Alternative investments are not at the periphery anymore – they have become mainstream. Though our investment offerings may not be suitable for everyone, they generally complement most portfolios.


Our Corporate Finance team is focused on identifying the best private investments for our clients. Click here to learn more about the companies that we have chosen to offer.


Raintree chooses to offer only the best private investments to our clients. We are constantly scouring the market to identify trends and opportunities that can be exploited to create wealth. Click here to read about some of the success of several of our past investments.