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Connect with Andrew Plokhii,

I am a professional investor in traditional and alternative assets.

from Vancouver, Canada

Connect with Andrew Plokhii,

I am a professional investor in traditional and alternative assets.

from Vancouver, Canada



I am a professional investor in traditional and alternative assets.

I am a(n):

Thinker | Researcher | Investor | Trader | Analyst | Advisor | Reader | Writer | Connector | Entrepreneur

I am the go-to for:

Advice on finding, analyzing, selecting, and structuring investments in traditional and alternative assets.

What I do:

I am deeply passionate about business and investing. I spend most of time thinking, talking about, and working on investing in traditional assets like stocks and alternative assets like private companies, commodities, real estate, and crypto currency.


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Pick My Brain


  • Over the phone
  • 1 hour
  • Currently available


My Offer:

I would like to provide guidance and advice on investing in traditional and alternative assets.

My ideal target audience:

Anyone that is considering investing in any asset and would like advice on selecting and analyzing the investment opportunity.

Reach out if you want to:

  • Analysis of investments.
  • Investment search and selection.
  • Psychology of investing.
  • How to invest.

Feel free to also book a session if you want to ask me about:

What I am currently working on

Industry trends, insights, observations & opinions

My current role & responsibilities

My day-to-day

My education, training & qualifications

My biggest challenges, successes, failures & lessons learned

What success means to me

How I got to where I am today

What I enjoy most/least about my career

What it is like working for my company & why I chose to work there

What it is like to live and work in my city

Recommendations for anyone entering my career or industry

Recommended books, articles, blogs, conferences, tools, apps, etc.

Whose content do I consume regularly

Daily practices, habits, and strategies

Issues I care most about right now and why

My values, beliefs, philosophies and/or political views


Why me:

I have 13 years of investment experience, the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations, and have taught the CFA material at a university.

I have experience with the following types of investments: Public company equity and debt, hedge funds, commodities, infrastructure assets, energy production, real estate, angel / venture / private equity stage private companies, and crypto currency.

I have experience with the following investment vehicles for publicly traded asset exposure: long/short stocks, bonds & ETFs, options, futures, notes, coins and tokens.

I have experience with the following investment vehicles for private asset exposure: equity, mezzanine debt, subordinated debt, convertible debt, senior and junior debt, and options.

I have gained my experience through traditional and alternative asset money management, energy investment banking, development of mega capital projects at a large global midstream energy company, mega energy asset development, acquisitions and divestitures at a large global E&P company, and angel / venture / PE stage private company investing and acquisitions at a mid-sized private energy technology company.

A little bit about myself:

I have a very unique background that has given me a differentiated perspective and skill set in investing in traditional and alternative assets. Coupled with my incessant reading, thinking about, talking about, and personal investing strategies, I am a great source of knowledge and advice for anyone looking to discuss investing or analyzing investment opportunities.

What it’s like to work with me:

Working with me will be efficient, effective, and fun. We will decide what the target outcome of our session is and then work towards that. I am a great listener and very direct in my approach and guidance.

Fun fact about me:

I took improv comedy lessons and am a practicing Stoic.

Professional experiences:

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My Overall Rating:

(2 Reviews)

Written Reviews I've received:

William Ferry, I Want to Help 50 Engineers Find their Dream Job
December 20, 2020 | Pick My Brain

Andrew and I discussed the various alternatives to stocks for investments. He has a wealth of knowledge and is able to clearly articulate the strengths and weaknesses of each option. I left the session happy and with a goo...

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Pick My Brain ., Pick My Brain Knowledge Store
September 15, 2020 | Meet, Greet, Exchange & Connect

Andrew is very engaged in the alternative asset and investing sector. He supports new investors quickly dial into valuations for investing in private companies ensuing his clients' investments are supported with accurate a...

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