Christophe Voegeli

Founder & Financial Planner

Highlights

Biography

Christophe Voegeli began in the financial services industry in 2001, offering insurance and registered investments for an international financial services firm. This early apprenticeship made him want a better understanding of how money works, so he attended the University of Alberta and earned a degree in mathematical and statistical sciences with a specialization in finance. During university, Christophe excelled as a student: he sat on a chair committee board, achieved several academic awards, and earned an NSERC grant to pursue research in applied mathematics for fluid dynamics. Although his academic studies were very promising, Christophe had other plans for after his graduation. His personal experience building his own solid financial portfolio helped him realize that ultimately he wanted to use his abilities to help others build the same advantages.

In 2007, Christophe began full-time financial planning. His venture became Clear Focus Financial, where he specializes in helping career professionals and business owners in the Edmonton and Calgary regions. Since establishing his firm, Christophe’s client base has grown in equal step with his aptitudes. He has obtained his designation as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU). With these punishingly selective certifications and the wide range of investments options they unlock, Christophe is able to offer his clients a truly diverse set of choices for their investments. It’s an offering that has already shown merit: Christophe soon earned Court of the Table honours with the Million Dollar Round Table, recognizing him as among the top 2% of financial planners across the globe.

Christophe was born and raised in the Edmonton area. When he isn’t working to build his clients’ portfolios, he enjoys competing in body building and mountain biking events, as well as guest lecturing at local universities. He, his wife, and their two young sons, also enjoy a variety of outdoor activities and spending time with their extended family.

Published Works

A selection of articles, podcasts, and interviews featuring our founder, Christophe Voegeli.

Preparing to Be Your Own Boss

By Christophe Voegeli
LinkedIn Article

Before You Die: An Estate Planning Checklist

By Christophe Voegeli
LinkedIn Article

Retirement Planning with Christophe Voegeli

CE Drive with Jason Watt
Podcast | Episode 9

Private Wealth Series

By Christophe Voegeli
CFA Society Edmonton 2018 Annual Report

Financial Planning Concepts with Christophe Voegeli

CE Drive with Jason Watt
Podcast | Episode 11

“Your Goals, Your Way” — Q&A with Clear Focus Financial

Swiss Canadian Chamber of Commerce Interview

Chapter 16: Financial Planning Practices

By Jason Watt with Christophe Voegeli (Contributor)
Business Career College Core Curriculum (2016)

Intrusive Gravity Currents from Finite-Length Locks in a Uniformly Stratified Fluid (2009)

By J.R. Munroe, C. Voegeli, B.R. Sutherland, V. Birman and E.H. Meiburg

What’s in a Rate of Return? Clarifying the Plethora of Return Concepts for the Client

By Christophe Voegelie
Exempt Edge Magazine (p.14)

Up, Down & Sideways: Statistics in the Exempt Market

By Christophe Voegeli
Exempt Edge Magazine (p.10)

Key Perspectives on Risk: Essential Discussions with Clients

By Christophe Voegeli
Exempt Edge Magazine (p.44)

Key Perspectives on Risk

By Christophe Voegeli
Educate & Explore Article

20+ Years of Financial Planning Expertise

Chartered Financial Analysts - Clear Focus Financial - Alberta Financial Planning Firm

Chartered Financial Analyst

Certified Financial Planners - Clear Focus Financial - Alberta Financial Planning Firm

Certified Financial Planner

Chartered Life Underwriters - Clear Focus Financial - Alberta Financial Planning Firm

Chartered Life Underwriter

Advocis Membership - Clear Focus Financial - Alberta Financial Planning Firm

Financial Advisors Association Member

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