John Yanchus is a tax and estate planning consultant, sales enablement team, with Canada Life. Prior to joining Canada Life in 2011, Yanchus held tax and accounting roles with Ernst & Young and KPMG. He is a graduate of the University of Windsor, and holds Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), Chartered Accountant (CA) and Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP) designations. He has completed the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants In-depth Tax course and has taught Advanced Corporate Tax at Western University’s Richard Ivey School of Business. In his current role, Yanchus is responsible for sales strategy development and supports all individual wealth strategies by creating tax and planning articles, communicating changes in tax legislation and providing expertise on product solutions.