The FLI (Future Leaders Initiative) gives the next generation of leaders a voice in shaping our industry.



The FLI is tasked by the CFLA Board of Directors to:

  • Provide guidance to the next generation of leaders in the asset finance and leasing space

  • Promote our industry among students and early-career professionals

  • Partner with relevant organizations to connect young people within and beyond our industry 


Future Leaders

Member Company
Brandon Stone GDirect Finance Inc
Brent Addison Addison Leasing of Canada Ltd
Carla Potter Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
Colin Reynolds TD Equipment Finance Canada
Jeff Haig Econolease Financial Services Inc.
Josh Wartman
Julien Bigras Core Capital Group Inc.
Karen Duffy TAO Asset Management Inc.
Kishen Raja Ritchie Bros. Financial Services Ltd.
Matt Benner General Motors Financial of Canada Ltd.
Michael Noble Wells Fargo Equipment Finance Company
Oana Robson-Flatt CWB National Leasing Inc