Mark Rossi leads the Corporate Finance | Mergers & Acquisitions group as well as the Private Equity and Sponsor Coverage initiative.
With over 22 years of experience in the financial sector (of which 18 years of experience as a Banker), in numerous senior roles with various leading financial institutions, Mark has acquired substantial knowledge of financing services and gained broad experience in almost all industry sectors including Business Services, Manufacturing, Retail, Food Processing, and Construction.
Prior to joining Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, Mark was the Managing Director & Regional Market Leader of the Private Equity & Sponsor Coverage group for Bank of Montreal’s Corporate Finance Division, where he was responsible for overseeing a $2 billion debt portfolio and was involved in numerous transactions involving mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buy-outs, expansions, dividend recaps, leveraged transactions, Private Equity sponsored transactions, and syndicated deals.
Mark also spent ten years at the National Bank of Canada where he held several roles including Associate Vice-President, Commercial Banking. In addition, he also spent three years with TD Bank’s retail banking operations and three years as an entrepreneur.
Mark has an extensive network both in Canada and in the US. His involvement in several complex transactions and access to Banks, Private Equity Funds, Labor Sponsored Funds and Family Offices allows his clients access to the best of bank financing, debt capital markets, M&A, sub-debt, equity and other more complex investment structures.
Mark is known for building solid relationships with his clients and has built a strong reputation in the industry given his work ethic, integrity and persistence.