Byron Capital Markets

Byron Capital Markets

November 15, 2010 08:29 ET

Byron Capital Markets Welcomes Geoff Clarke as President

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 15, 2010) - Byron Capital Markets, a division of Byron Securities Limited, is pleased to introduce Geoff Clarke as the newest member of our team. Geoff will be joining our firm as President and Chief Operating Officer in December 2010.

As the new President and Chief Operating Officer of Byron Capital Markets, Geoff brings over 16 years of varied experience in investment banking, financial advisory, corporate and securities law, and teaching experience at the university level in the fields of business law and corporate finance. Geoff began his securities industry career in the corporate finance division of a TSX Member firm, rising quickly to the level of Executive Vice-President, Corporate Finance in 1996. He transitioned to practicing corporate and securities law in 2002 and, prior to joining Byron Capital Markets, he worked most recently as a Partner with a leading Canadian-based international law firm. As a lawyer, Geoff's practice principally involved advising clients in regard to securities offerings, merger and acquisition activities, corporate governance matters, securities litigation support and securities regulatory matters. During his tenure with the law firm, Geoff also participated in secondments to the Legal and Compliance Department of a major international bank-owned securities dealer, as well as for the Corporate Finance Department of a leading independent Canadian-based securities dealer. Geoff also taught Business Law at York University in Toronto during the 2006/07 school year and has co-taught Corporate Finance at the University of Windsor's law school every year since 2007.

Geoff holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from McMaster University, a Master of Business Administration degree from McGill University, a Bachelor of Laws degree from Queen's University and a Master of Laws degree from the Osgoode Hall Law School, York University.

We are very excited about the addition of Geoff Clarke and the wealth of experience and leadership he brings to our team of professionals at Byron Capital Markets.

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