Our first-hand experience as entrepreneurs means we understand the unique position business owners are in.

When it comes to our family office services, we have a designated Family Enterprise Advisor (FEA) on our team which gives us an advantage in dealing with complex family dynamics.

Our expertise in both trust and family office solutions means we are veratile and able to make quick descisions as a team. We can put together both structures and rule books to ensure business and legacy decisions are made in an appropriate way.

Our Team

Kellen Voyer

Kellen Voyer

10+ years of professional experience in cross-border advisory services to entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies

Experienced in succession planning and corporate and non-profit governance

Ron Voyer

Ron Voyer

We regret to announce the sudden passing of Ron Voyer, Co-Founder and Past President of CV TrustCo.

We look forward to honoring Ron’s legacy and continuing to grow our market-leading trust and family office solutions.

Sarah McGrath

Sarah McGrath

15+ years of financial institution experience

Financial reporting and compliance experience in highly regulated environments

Steve Ivacko

Steve Ivacko

15+ years of family office and private client advisory experience

Experienced in tax, estate, succession, governance and philanthropic planning

Board of Directors

Brent Kerr, QC is a partner with Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP, practicing tax law in the firm’s Vancouver office. Gowling WLG was created in 2016 by the combination of Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP, a leading Canadian law firm, and Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co (WLG), a leading UK based international law firm. Brent has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, personal and business trusts, partnerships and other vehicles; international trusts for private clients; and employee stock option plans.

Mr. K. Jin Koh was Executive Director and Country Manager for United Overseas Bank (UOB) in Canada covering offices in Vancouver, Toronto and Calgary from 2000 to 2009. In 2009, he was posted to Head the UOB’s New York Agency before returning to Canada in 2012 to resume his position as Country Manager. Prior to joining UOB, Mr. Koh was President and CEO of Kuok Group of companies in Canada that included a TSX listed company and other privately owned entities. The Kuok Group is a diversified international conglomerate based in Hong Kong. In Canada, it was focused in residential and commercial real estate development and owned and operated the Shangri-La Hotel in Vancouver. Mr. Koh immigrated to Canada from Singapore in 1989 and began his Canadian career with the Toronto Dominion Bank. He has over 30 years banking experience beginning with HSBC in Singapore. Mr. Koh holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the National University of Singapore.

Larry Van Hatten, FCPA is an independent consultant and corporate director. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1975. Until his retirement in June 2010, Larry was the leader of Ernst & Young’s Vancouver assurance practice. Prior to merging with Ernst & Young in May 2005, he was the managing partner of Ellis Foster, Chartered Accountants. He is a past director of Saxon Oil Company, Kensington Court Ventures Inc., Vanoil Energy Ltd, Khot Infrastructures Holdings Ltd and BC Children’s Hospital Foundation (chair 1996 to 1999). He is currently a director of Zorro Capital Inc., and PNG Gold Corporation (TSXV:PGK). He is the lead director of PNG Gold Corporation.

Kellen Voyer is a managing director at Voyer Law Corporation.