Role at MPA
Sandy joined MPA in January 2021 as a Director, bringing approximately 15 years of M&A experience in his past roles in investment banking and corporate development. In his role at MPA, Sandy is responsible for transaction execution across all platforms, including M&A, fairness opinions/valuations, financial advisory, and capital raising assignments.
The foundation of Sandy’s investment banking career was established in his six years as an Associate/Analyst at Blair Franklin Capital Partners in Toronto. In this role supporting the partners of the firm, Sandy gained significant transaction execution experience in buy and sell-side M&A, fairness opinions and valuations (including significant 61-101 experience), and project finance advisory mandates. Prior to joining MPA, Sandy held senior corporate development roles at Peerage Capital (a Toronto-based family office), GFL Environmental (a dual-listed waste management company), and Progressive Waste Solutions (which was sold to Waste Connections in 2016).
Sandy holds a Master of Financial Economics degree from the University of Toronto, and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Applied Economics from Queen’s University. Sandy is the Founder and Board Chair of the Master of Financial Economics Alumni Association.