As a portfolio manager of Newport Private Wealth, Kevin Dean focuses on providing individuals and families with investment and wealth management services. Kevin started with the company in 2011 and is a member of Newport Private Wealth's Investment Committee, which provides the investment strategy, asset mix and execution for the firm's clients. Prior to joining Newport Private Wealth, Kevin was a lecturer at the University of Western Ontario, teaching Business 2257, a second-year managerial & financial accounting course; the only pre-requisite for admission into the HBA program at the Richard Ivey School of Business.

Kevin holds an Honours Business Administration degree, with distinction, from The Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and is a CFA® charterholder.