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Afif “A.J.” Jawad joins SideDrawer as Advisor

Afif “A.J.” Jawad joins SideDrawer as Advisor


SideDrawer, a secure collaboration platform for professional services firms and enterprises handling sensitive client files, is thrilled to announce the addition of Afif “A.J.” Jawad to its Advisory Board.


A.J. is the President of YourWealth Advisory, an independent portfolio management, family and estate planning practice within iA Private Wealth, a division of iA Financial Group, one of the largest publicly listed insurance and wealth management firms in Canada.


A.J. is also the founder of Advisor Board Inc., an enterprise consultation practice that works exclusively with North American financial services organizations on technology related strategic planning initiatives.


“We’re proud to have a prominent and seasoned financial executive such as A.J. on our Advisory Board. A.J. has been an active supporter of SideDrawer over the past year, and has demonstrated exceptionally strong relationships across a variety of enterprises,” said Ali Qureshi, Co-Founder of SideDrawer. “As SideDrawer continues to grow its footprint, serving well over 125 firms across North America serving tens of thousands of clients, we look forward to his support across our various enterprise initiatives,” Qureshi added.


“As a 24-year practicing financial advisor and strategic business consultant to many families, businesses and enterprises, the need for SideDrawer within every client exchange has been a clear need,” said A.J.. “I’m thrilled to see the progress SideDrawer has made – demonstrating their product innovation for the wealth management space, while maintaining a focus on the enterprises’ compliance and regulatory needs. I’m looking forward to supporting the SideDrawer team as they continue to grow within the enterprise market,” A.J. added.  


About SideDrawer

SideDrawer is an API-based data and document management platform that improves the client experience around collaboration and organization for businesses of all sizes. The SideDrawer SaaS product is used by advisors, planners, executors and other professionals to securely collect and share sensitive client data and documents. SideDrawer’s infrastructure-agnostic APIs are truly scalable, allowing fintechs and enterprises to save significant development resources on non-core yet critical document management workflows. For more information, please visit: