Jeff Pocock is a partner in the corporate finance group and is the National M&A and Private Equity Leader. With more than 20 years of experience, Jeff has been involved in over 100 successful transactions making him one of the most experienced and successful mid-market investment bankers in the country. Jeff focuses on mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, equity and debt financing solutions, management buy-outs, and recapitalizations.
His previous experience includes serving as a founding partner with Solaris Capital Advisors and as a partner with Orenda Corporate Finance, prior to its sale to Ernst & Young in 2004. Both companies were independent investment banking firms focused on providing merger and acquisition and corporate finance advisory services. While at Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance, Jeff was a senior vice president and leader of the firm's private equity team in Toronto. Jeff has also worked at RBC Capital Markets as a vice president in its M&A group. Prior to working at RBC, Jeff worked at KPMG in their corporate finance group for eight years. Considered an adept and accomplished advisor, Jeff's extensive experience includes complex, cross-border financing, divestiture and acquisition transactions. His clients have been private mid-market companies which operate across a variety of industries.