VP OF OPERATIONS
Paul Therien grew up in the financial services industry, working on both the broker and lender sides. A veteran with more than two decades of experience, Therien is currently vice president of operations at Centum Financial, Canada’s premier franchised mortgage brokerage company. Last year, under his guidance, Centum launched its 15-Minute Mortgage widget, a first-of-its-kind online prequalification tool. Therien is also active in charity and social justice causes: He’s the founder and chairman of Q Hall of Fame Canada, the country’s national human rights recognition program and the only national program of its kind in the world. He’s also a recipient of the Royal Order of the Maple Leaf for outstanding contributions to human rights. Therien is a founding member of Mortgage Professionals Canada, an alumnus of multiple past CMP Hot Lists and the recipient of numerous awards for both his professional and charitable efforts.