Toronto, ON (PRWEB) April 02, 2014
Euro Pacific Canada, Inc. is pleased to announce that Campbell Deacon has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Deacon brings over 40 years of investment experience to Euro Pacific Canada. He has held a number of leadership positions in the investment industry including Chairman of Deacon & Company and Chairman and CEO of Deacon Barclays deZoete Wedd. Mr. Deacon is a past Chairman of The Investment Dealers Association of Canada [predecessor to the Investment Industry Association of Canada (IIAC) and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC)]. In addition he is a past Governor of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund (CIPF) and has served as a member of the Listing Committee of the Toronto Stock Exchange. Formerly he was a member of the Young Presidents Organization and the World Presidents Organization.
Mr Deacon is a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for meritorious service to the Canadian investment industry. Over the past 40 years Mr. Deacon has served on the board of directors of public & private companies based in Canada, the US, the UK, Australia, Hong Kong and Barbados, participating as a member of the audit and corporate governance committees of a number of those entities.
David Cusson, CEO of Euro Pacific Canada, comments:
"We are very pleased and honoured to welcome Mr. Deacon as Chairman of Euro Pacific Canada. His varied and diverse experience participating in private and public companies around the globe will add to our company’s international reach and perspective in this period of rapid growth we are experiencing.”
About Euro Pacific Canada
Euro Pacific Canada Inc. is a full service IIROC registered brokerage firm headquartered in Toronto, with offices in Montreal, Vancouver and Tokyo, Japan. The firm offers an integrated platform of equity research, institutional sales and trading, investment banking and private client services.