Paul Sarachman, CFA, FCSI
President, ATB Capital Markets, and Vice President, Business, ATB Financial
Paul is currently President of ATB Capital Markets and Vice President of Business, ATB Financial. Paul was previously President of AltaCorp Capital, having been with the firm out of its Toronto office since it was opened in 2011. Prior to joining AltaCorp, Paul was Managing Director, Head of Institutional Sales at National Bank Financial, the Investment Banking arm of National Bank of Canada, and was also MD, Head of Institutional Sales & Trading for Rockwater Capital (Blackmont) until it was acquired by CI Financial. He has previous experience as a top-ranked institutional sales person at Merrill Lynch, Scotia Capital, and employee owned DFI Securities (purchased by Deutsche Bank).
Paul graduated from the University of Toronto with a degree in Economics and Philosophy. He has also attained his CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) designation, and is a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI). With over 30 years of experience, Paul has provided advice to Institutional, Corporate, and Retail clients on both the domestic and international side of Capital Markets opportunities. He has been in charge of managing sales and trading desks for over 18 years.