Mr. Polubiec is currently serving as the chairman of Fraser Mackenzie Merchant Capital.
Mr. Polubiec has an HBA from the University of Western Ontario (now the Richard Ivey School of Business) and an MBA from the Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania. He has worked in the investment dealer business for over 30 years following five years as a financial analyst with Canadian Pacific Limited.
Mr. Polubiec has extensive experience in the capital markets of Canada and the United States. He started in the investment business at Burns Fry Limited in the mergers and acquisitions department, which he ultimately ran for three years before becoming the CEO of the US operations of Security Pacific Burns Fry Inc. In 1994, he joined Canaccord Capital Inc. as an Executive Vice President and global head of corporate finance, institutional sales, trading and research. Mr. Polubiec most recently served as Chairman, CEO, and Head of Investment Banking at Fraser Mackenzie Limited.