NEW YORK and TORONTO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cantor Fitzgerald Canada Corporation, part of the leading global financial services firm, Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., today announced the expansion of its investment banking group with the appointment of David Tomljenovic as Managing Director. Mr. Tomljenovic will focus on Special Situations and providing advisory and capital raising services for high growth companies. He will be based in Toronto and will report to Laurence Rose, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cantor Fitzgerald Canada Corporation.
"We are very excited to welcome David to the team as we continue to build our global investment banking capabilities," said Shawn P. Matthews, Chief Executive Officer of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. "David's deep transactional experience and long-standing relationships will strengthen our ability to service clients in Canada. We expect David to add immediate value to the team, and further demonstrates our ability to attract top tier talent across the globe."
Mr. Rose added, "We are looking forward to leveraging David's insight and expertise, along with his well-established network of relationships. His extensive industry experience will allow us to tap into new opportunities and broaden the breadth of services we can offer clients."
Mr. Tomljenovic previously served as Managing Director of investment banking at Beacon Securities. Earlier, he worked as Portfolio Manager of hedge and equity funds at Sprott Asset Management and as a research analyst covering special situations at Clarus Securities. Mr. Tomljenovic holds a LL.M in securities and corporate law from York University, Osgoode Hall Law School, an MBA in Finance and Strategy from University of Toronto, and a B.A. in History and Economics from the University of Western Ontario.
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