Edward Kholodenko

CEO – Questrade Inc.

Edward Kholodenko is president and chief executive officer of Questrade Inc. Since founding the company in 1999, he has led all strategic development of existing and new business ventures. Under Edward’s stewardship, Questrade has assumed a leadership role in Canada’s online direct access brokerage industry and was awarded the designation of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2011 and 2012. In 2013, Edward was nominated to the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. Edward’s success as an entrepreneur is something he cares deeply about sharing with the next generation. Being an entrepreneur means seeing opportunity where others may see nothing at all. Being a successful entrepreneur means taking advantage of that opportunity. His formula is straightforward: find the opportunity, get your sights on the end goal, and then persevere. There really is no such thing as impossible.