Leads the Capital Markets, Corporate Finance and Mergers & Acquisitions Group in the Calgary office of McMillan LLP. He acts for and is a trusted advisor to emerging and growth oriented companies on corporate finance, securities and mergers & acquisition matters. He is consistently recognized for his strong business acumen, leadership skills and entrepreneurial perspective, along with excellent relationship building, communication, negotiation and technical skills.
Areas of Expertise
Experience in a wide variety of sectors including areas such as oil and gas, real estate, oilfield services, mineral exploration, alternative energy, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, clean technology, sports management, telecommunications, mobile/wireless and information technology, biotechnology and life sciences, health care and software development. He has provided extensive advice to companies with respect to initial public offerings, private placements, take-over bids, stock exchange listings, shareholder and proxy related matters, securities reporting, regulatory compliance and mergers & acquisitions. In addition, he has been involved with corporate restructurings and divestitures, equity and debt financings, private equity funds, mutual fund trusts, secured transactions, employment and consulting contracts, joint venture and shareholder agreements and limited partnerships