Benjamin joined us in 2016 as Head of Financial Sponsor Coverage in Canada. He is responsible for covering Canadian private equity firms and pension funds and has advised on M&A transactions in various sectors with an aggregate announced value in excess of US$35 billion. Before this, he worked at Brookfield Financial, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Lazard and BMO Capital Markets. He graduated with an MBA in 2004 from McGill and with a Magistere Banque Finance from the University of Paris II Pantheon-Assas in 1999. Benjamin is a CFA charterholder.