David Saxton

Financial Advisor


David Saxton’s 10-year career has always focused on delivering financial advice to clients with a wide range of needs. After 25 years as a Chartered Accountant and Partner at local and national firms, David joined Stephen Bishop & Associates to provide financial planning counsel to individuals and business owners in South-Western Nova Scotia.


As an accountant, David advised local governments, health care facilities and owner-managed businesses. His experience in guiding clients on matters of taxation, financial management and fiscal responsibility provided him with insight and experience that serves as the foundation for working with clients today to achieve their personal objectives. Underpinning that foundation is the strong and enduring partnerships David builds with his clients.



David has completed the following courses, specifically designed to support him in his role of assisting clients with their financial needs:

  • Canadian Securities Course
  • Conduct & Practices Handbook
  • Wealth Management Essentials Course


Like all members of the Stephen Bishop & Associates team, David believes it is important to actively contribute to the community and give back when he can. His involvement includes being a member and past president of the Yarmouth Rotary Club, a board member of the Western Regional Enterprise Network, a past president of the Yarmouth Family YMCA and past trustee of the NSAHO Pension Fund. Currently, David is Chairman of the Nova Scotia Community College.