Robert is a managing partner at The Rosseau Group.
Robert oversees the finance and accounting departments for the entire group of companies. He manages our banking relationships, co-manages day-to-day operations, and sits on the board of directors and the investment committee.
Robert started his investment career at CIBC World Markets in equity research after graduating from Wilfrid Laurier. In 2005, he joined prominent boutique investment banking firm, Paradigm Capital, eventually becoming a partner. In 2011, Robert joined LDIC, a private client wealth management firm as a portfolio manager. In 2015, Robert was recruited to be CFO of Toronto-based telecommunications provider, Beanfield Metroconnect. As CFO, Robert implemented a disciplined approach to capital allocation and debt financing which allowed Beanfield to seize the tremendous growth opportunity in the Toronto and Montreal markets. The company’s success ultimately led to the sale of the company in 2019.
In November 2020 Robert joined The Rosseau Group as a managing partner, bringing with him significant financing and operating experience. Robert also serves as the Chairman of the Board for TSX-listed software company, Optiva (since 2017).