Biography

Harris Abro: Founder & President

Harris AbroHarris Abro is the co-founder and President of both ProfPlan and ProfMed. He is a financial and investment advisor, insurance and estate planning practitioner with over 28 years of satisfied client service.

A lawyer by training, Harris was a partner in a prominent law firm in South Africa prior to immigrating to Canada in 1994. Since making a career change 18 years ago, Harris has assisted many successful clients with their financial, insurance, tax and estate planning strategies. He prides himself on his ability to give objective, creative and carefully considered advice, always acting in the best interests of his clients. Harris is personally involved in implementing and monitoring all financial and insurance planning strategies, over the course of long-term client relationships.

Harris has been called on to give expert testimony in various legal claims relating to different aspects of an insurance, investment and financial planning practice. He is a member of the International Society of Trust and Estate Planning Practitioners.

Harris is also the founder and President of Soft Landings Newcomers Assistance Inc. a company that was formed 18 years ago to assist new immigrants with their smooth transition to life in Canada. He is very passionate about assisting others and is actively involved in many community events. He is a foundation member of “KoNexus”, a successful networking group based out of Vancouver.

Harris is a keen sportsman and athlete. He enjoys golfing, running, biking, skiing and squash. Harris has 2 sons who are his pride and joy!