Sabre Strategic Partners Team
As Managing Partner of Sabre Strategic Partners Jeff oversees and delivers on innovation, efficiencies and effectiveness, employee and client engagement, and the overall brand strategy.
Furthermore, Jeff strives to define and find partnerships with carriers, other advisors and advisory groups, and most importantly clients.
Jeff lives in Burlington with his wife Julie, their three children, and a mini golden doodle, Abby.
A partner of Sabre Strategic Partners since 2008, Steve has spent three decades in the financial services industry as an advisor and sales mentor. Steve specializes in estate, tax, and retirement planning for business owners and families.
When not busy with clients, Steve spends time on the golf course or gathering with friends and family (except during a pandemic).
Steve resides in Brampton with his wife Anne-Marie as empty nesters while their 3 adult boys live in Mississauga, Orangeville, and London (England). Steve is happiest when spending time with his granddaughter.
Jonathan joined the financial services industry in 1983 after answering an advertisement in the local paper. Since that time Jonathan has spent three decades assisting clients along the financial planning path in life as a partner at Sabre.
Outside of work hours Jonathan gives back often to his community and has volunteered his time and service to boards and charitable organizations alike.
Jonathan is ever active and if he’s not on the golf course or tennis court odds are you can find him on his boat in Toronto harbor usually surrounded by friends and/or his four children and two grandchildren.
Barry is a partner of Sabre Strategic Partners. He joined the industry in Canada in 1990, and shortly after partnered with Jonathan, forming Isaacs Block Financial Group, the predecessor of Sabre.
At Sabre Barry focuses on the broader market, specializing in risk and investment management. Barry, himself a cancer survivor is a strong advocate of Disability and Critical Illness insurance and can personally attest to the effectiveness of these policies through personal experience.
Barry is married to Lesley, has a son in Victoria who provided two fabulous grandsons, and a daughter in Toronto with a son of her own.
For the past 15 years, Nancy has enhanced a number of businesses inside Sabre Strategic Partners. Today she works to construct and price our corporate clients’ group benefits packages.
She does this through an ongoing process that allows Sabre to deliver a comprehensive benefits plan, priced competitively, for the long term.
Nancy lives with her partner Paola and their son Nolan in the Beaches.
Elish joined Sabre Strategic Partners in 2010. Before this, she served as a senior customer relationship manager for group benefits at a major Canadian financial institution.
Using that experience Elish provides premium customer service to Sabre’s clients. Her ability to relate and understand group benefits and human resources issues have transformed her into an extension of the companies Sabre serves.
Elish lives in Georgetown with her husband Paul.
Colin joined Sabre Strategic partners in 2015 but has been in the industry since his university days. During his first summer at the University of Western Ontario Colin began interning in financial services and after university was able to find employment at Canada’s largest bank.
At Sabre Colin’s expertise in wealth and risk management is a key component to our Discovery and Design processes for our clients.
When not crunching numbers and assisting Sabre clients Colin spends time playing golf, soccer, and hockey and has an unhealthy obsession with the Maple Leafs and the Tennessee Titans.
He is married and lives in Alliston.
Aliya joined the Sabre Strategic team in 2014. Prior to her time with SSP she held various roles in project management, specializing in productivity and collaboration as well as managing a client service team.
Aliya manages all operations, marketing and communication strategies at Sabre and is integral to all internal processes.
When not keeping the employees of SSP in line she can be found wrangling in her three sons Aydin, Josh, and Sami as well as her husband John in Stouffville.